It is with great excitement that SHOPPE BLACK announces its partnership with Lendistry, the country’s largest African American-led deployer of capital.
Our shared vision of empowering Black business owners and connecting them with vital resources is at the heart of this collaboration. Lendistry has proven to be a reliable lending partner, always putting the best interests of Black entrepreneurs first and supporting their financing needs to help them scale through the growth stage.
Through our partnership with Lendistry, we aim to educate our platform’s loyal business owner audience about the innovative financial products Lendistry offers and encourage them to apply. This will involve featuring Lendistry’s information and application links in our online content, and newsletters.
We will also be cohosting webinars that will offer valuable insights, strategies, and practical guidance to further empower business owners.
Together, we are determined to uplift and support Black entrepreneurs in every way possible. By combining our expertise, reach, and commitment, we are confident that we will make a significant impact in fostering economic growth and prosperity within the Black business community.
“SHOPPE BLACK has been a valued ally behind the scenes, so we are excited to make our partnership official,” says Everett K. Sands, CEO of Lendistry. “Lendistry’s team has lived the mission and understands the challenges and strengths in our communities. It’s important for business owners to know who is in their corner, and who can give them a fair chance at the capital they need to grow, so we appreciate SHOPPE BLACK helping us reach their large and engaged audience.”
“At SHOPPE BLACK, we believe that Black entrepreneurs are a vital part of our economy, and we’re committed to doing everything we can to support their success,” says Tony O. Lawson, CEO and Co-Founder of SHOPPE BLACK. “That’s why we’re thrilled to partner with Lendistry as a part of our ongoing efforts to provide greater access to the capital that these entrepreneurs need to grow their businesses, create jobs, and build wealth within our communities.”
As committed partners in an expanding and equitable ecosystem, we are dedicated to enhancing our offerings and capabilities for the betterment of underserved small business owners.