Make a weekly commitment to learn about and support the Black-owned businesses in our communities, in person and online.
is spent at Black-owned businesses.
At grocers, gas stations, insurance agencies, etc - about $95 will leave that community.
Economic power will not solve inequality on its own, but is a small piece of the larger puzzle which we can all affect with our daily decision-making.
This is an exercise in conscious spending.
It's simple: each Friday, choose to join this entire community in pledging to only spend money at the Black-owned businesses in your community or online.
When we work together for common goals we believe in, we create lasting Movements.
Celebrating the amazing businesses in our communities to create a culture of support and inclusion will spawn other new and successful ventures.
That exist in our default spending habits and patterns, in a concerted effort to overcome them.
That reach far beyond a single day, a single neighborhood, a single business, or a single transaction.
A huge database of lists of Black-owned businesses across sectors, including Athleisure Brands, Packaged Food Brands, Alcohol Brands, etc.
A huge directory that allows you to sort by sector ("Category") or location. Scout for Financial Services (like accounting or a CPA), Online Electronics, Web Services, Health and Wellness, etc.
Has made it simple to find BIPOC-owned delivery.
Tip: Find the restaurant on UberEats, and then try to order from the restaurant directly so they get more of a share of the revenue. You may not be able to - but ordering directly from the restaurant is the Gold Standard!
An online marketplace with a plethora of items
Has an entire category for Black-owned artisans to share their art forms.