Black Business Month stands as a testament to the indomitable spirit of Black entrepreneurs who have contributed significantly to the economic growth and cultural fabric of society. This observance provides an opportunity to reflect on the historical struggles, celebrate achievements, and recognize the ongoing importance of supporting Black-owned businesses. By promoting economic empowerment and inclusivity, Black Business Month inspires us to create a future where entrepreneurship knows no boundaries, and every individual has the opportunity to thrive. As we celebrate this important month, let us pledge to actively support and uplift Black-owned businesses, forging a path towards a more equitable and prosperous future for all.
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A Legacy of Black Excellence in Greek Organizations
Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have played a crucial role in shaping the lives of countless African Americans, providing access to higher education during times when racial discrimination denied them opportunities elsewhere. Throughout history, HBCUs have produced remarkable individuals who have gone on to make significant contributions to society in various fields. In our latest issue, we highlight some of the influential figures who have attended HBCUs and celebrate their achievements.
HBCU SCHOLARSHIP NAMED AFTER LATE ATLANTA ANCHOR jOVITA MOORE
Jovita Moore, a former primetime news anchor for WSB-TV in Atlanta, is being honored by a local nonprofit through its scholarship for HBCU students. With the Jovita Moore HBCU Undergraduate Scholarship, facilitated by the Jaguar Foundation of Atlanta, Moore’s legacy in the community will live on.
EXPELLED’ TENNESSEE DEMOCRATS WIN BACK STATE HOUSE SEATS
Get used to seeing Tennessee state Representatives Justin Jones and Justin J. Pearson because they aren’t going anywhere.
Both freshman legislators, who were expelled from the House in April 2023 for protesting gun violence, have won both their seats back, Associated Press reports.
We are a continuously growing brand that strives to uplift the Black community by spotlighting black-owned businesses and brands. Our mission is to create opportunities in our culture based on our foundational core values of EDUCATION, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, EXCELLENCE, AND EXECUTION. We strive to be the "Black Wallstreet" in digital form and we want to share your story.