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Goldman Sachs issues first round of grants for One Million Black Woman Initiative

Goldman Sachs

Earlier this year, Goldman Sachs announced their initiative to invest into Black women. The plan is called One Million Black Women Initiative. This commitment includes investing $10 billion over the next decade in businesses and organizations that benefit Black women. In addition, the bank also will commit $100 million to [...]

June 16, 2021 Miles Kelley Financing 0

Meet the former felon and business owner that changed PPP rules

Troy Parker

The criminal justice system was founded as a means for people to pay their debts to society. In theory, one commits a crime, one is tried and convicted of said crime and then they are sentenced. Whether it is prison time, community service, probation or restitutions, once the sentence has [...]

June 15, 2021 Miles Kelley Community 0

Kanye’s first GAP piece sells out in hours…

Kanye West

Less than three months since it was reported that Kanye could possibly be the richest Black man of all time, the first piece from his much anticipated Gap partnership has arrived. Forbes declared the multitalented artist as an official billionaire in 2019. But an article published by Bloomberg Media earlier [...]

June 11, 2021 Miles Kelley Branding 0

Tamika Franklyn is the Black woman that can help you own a franchise.

Tamika Franklyn

Franchising has been striving for Black business owners in recent years. Just as in any other area of business, there are still many pitfalls to overcome. We just recently reported on Jonathan Lacy and all of the roadblocks he overcame to become the first Black man to own a 7-Eleven [...]

June 7, 2021 Miles Kelley Franchises 0

Everything Legendary uses ‘Shark Tank’ fame to turn a $250,000 profit overnight.

Everything Legendary

Everything Legendary is a Black owned vegan burger brand based out of DC. They shot to national notoriety a little over 3 months ago after appearing on ABC's hit reality TV business show Shark Tank. Duane “Myko” Cheers,  Danita Claytor, and Jumoke Jackson are the team behind the plant-based burger brand. [...]

May 20, 2021 Miles Kelley Entrepreneurship 0

Where can I find grants for my Black-owned business?? Right here!!!

Black and minority business grants

If you are still a newbie in running a business, having free money to help is music to your ears. Unlike business loans where you need to repay the money that you owe, small business grants do not require repayment. This means there is no need to deal with the [...]

May 19, 2021 Miles Kelley Financing 0