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7 Black Owned Chocolate Brands

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Although I wouldn’t say I have a sweet tooth, I definitely love chocolate. So, you can imagine how pleased I was to discover these Black owned brands. Hopefully there are a lot more out there. In the meantime, check these out and tell us which others should all know about. Black Owned Chocolate Brands Pure chocolate by Jinji…

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Black Owned Hair Care Brand to receive $1 Million Investment from Shea Moisture Founder

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Last summer, Shea Moisture founder Richelieu Dennis announced a $100 million fund for women entrepreneurs of color. The $100 Million New Voices Fund was  created to empower women of color entrepreneurs to reach their full potential. Now, it seems the fund has made its first investment. Natural hair care line NaturAll Club recently announced that they…

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Motown Museum to Celebrate Black Owned Businesses and Berry Gordy

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Motown Museum will celebrate black businesses and the entrepreneurial legacy of Motown Records’ founding Gordy family as part of Black History Month celebrations. The Black Legacy program runs 6-8 p.m. Feb. 20 at the Wayne State Industry Innovation Center (formerly NextEnergy Center) at 461 Burroughs St. in Detroit. Attendees will hear from several black-owned businesses…

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Danville, Virginia Celebrates Its History as a Mecca of Black Business

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North Union Street in Danville, VA has been an overlooked gem of history and culture for decades.. A recent national grant opportunity will shine a spotlight on the area to the tune of $150,000. The grant that will provide rehabilitation funds for reconstruction and improvements was originally going to be directed toward one of the…

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22 Black Owned Luxury Brands To Support Instead of GUCCI and Prada

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Gucci issued an apology for the offense caused by their “blackface sweater”. I don’t accept. In fact, at this point, I’m convinced that these “mistakes” are part of these folks’ marketing strategy. They can’t be that clueless. That being said, here is a list of Black owned luxury brands that you can use to replace…

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Philanthropists Eddie and Sylvia Brown donate $3.5 million to the Baltimore Museum of Art

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The Baltimore Museum of Art announced Friday that philanthropists Eddie and Sylvia Brown are giving the organization $3.5 million to endow the position of chief curator. The couple’s gift will provide a new way of paying for the post of the museum’s chief curator, the person responsible for overseeing the BMA’s 95,000-item collection and for…

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What Happened To All The Black Jockeys?

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Justify won the Triple Crown on Saturday, making him only the 13th horse since 1919 to win the Triple Crown (and only the second since 1978). And for one day, horse racing might have been the biggest horse story in America. But after this past weekend, the attention of sports fans will quickly move on to other…

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Teachers around the country are decking out their doors for Black History Month

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To both inspire and inform their students about Black History Month, various teachers around the country are decorating their classroom doors — but they’re taking their decorations to the next level. The paper and fabric-based designs are larger-than-life, depicting faces of famous black figures throughout history and boasting vibrant colors. One teacher created a door dedicated to…

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