Supporting Small Business: Black History MonthToni VanDoren
To honor their business achievements during Black History Month, The GRID is bringing you a few links to some informative articles on the history and growth of African American Business Builders. Black owned businesses account for over 2 million US businesses. Black-owned businesses experienced the largest growth in number of businesses among minorities from 2002 to 2011 and continue to grow. The next few links will give you history, highlights, and ways you can support Black Owned Businesses this month and for months to come.
Black In Business: Celebrating The Legacy Of Black Entrepreneurship – https://www.forbes.com/sites/ruthumoh/2020/02/03/celebrating-black-history-month-2020/?sh=a7a99d32b450
Evolution of Black American Entrepreneurship – https://www.nationalbcc.org/news/beyond-the-rhetoric/935-evolution-of-black-american-entrepreneurship
13 Ways To Support Black-Owned Businesses & Organizations – https://www.score.org/blog/13-ways-support-black-owned-businesses-organizations
How to Find and Support Black-Owned Businesses – https://www.yesmagazine.org/social-justice/2020/08/10/find-black-owned-businesses/