Economic Equity

Economic Equity

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Black Woman CEO Celebrates Having Helped Firms Secure More than $47M in Funding

Tiffany C. Wright, founder of The Resourceful CEO, LLC, has now helped tens of companies secure more than $47 million

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Tina Knowles-Lawson and Beverly Johnson Celebrate the Boss Network’s 12th Anniversary With the 2021 “Ladies That Lead Conference”

Chicago, IL — The BOSS Network, an online community of professional and entrepreneurial women who support each other through digital

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American Bridge and Gov. Deval Patrick Announce Multi-Million-Dollar Investment in Grassroots Organizing

American Bridge 21st Century Foundation announced the launch of BridgeTogether, a new c(3) and c(4) fund established to support year-round

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Black Consumers, Businesses Must Lead American Energy Policy Talks, Experts Say

According to an IHS study, women and minorities will account for hundreds of thousands of those openings—more than 700,000 African Americans and Hispanics and 290,000 women …

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Mack Major Makes a Difference in Real Estate and Economic Development

Mack Major has always exhibited a knack for entrepreneurism. It was not because of a need for money but mostly

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Podcast Highlights the Contributions of Black Women in the American Workforce, Ongoing Fight For Equal Pay

In recognition of ongoing disparities that affect millions of Black women, In These Times magazine and the Leonard C. Goodman Institute

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New Finance Book Empowers Black Americans to Reset Cultural Mindsets and Expand Net Worth

With Black History Month upon us, African Americans looking to level up their finances in 2021 while reflecting on our

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HBCU Grad Creates Card Game That Empowers Black & Brown Families to Build Generational Wealth

Baltimore, MD — From a story of power and perseverance comes a game of life and learning. Meet Ruby Taylor, an

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New Economics for a New Generation of Constructive Collective Action – GDN Exclusive

There is an issue of great significance to African Americans historically created and maintained by Corporate America from the beginning

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Competitive Business Advantage: Why It’s Important to Increase the Value of Your Business

Competitive Advantage course explains why it is important to increase the value of your business so that customers choose you over your competitor.

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Nielsen’s 10th-Year African American Consumer Report Explores the Power of the Black Community

  Data shows African Americans have increasing cultural, economic and political influence CHICAGO – October 21, 2020 – For 10 years,

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Small Business Development Center Assists Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Small Business Development Center helps with business ownership and keeps existing businesses competitive in an ever-changing global marketplace.

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Common Anomaly: Business Basics and Fundamentals for Teens

In “Common Anomaly,” 16-year-old Evan White gives timely practical financial advice   Evan White is a teen finance wizard. At

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Partnership Seeks to Create More Lending Opportunities For Black-Owned Businesses

CDC Small Business Finance, the nation’s leading mission-based small business lender, and Capital Impact Partners, a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI)

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Minority Business Zuhuri Beauty Owned by EnJunaya Canton – Growing Fast

U.S. Bank and nonprofit PACE have helped the minority business Zuhuri Beauty stay on track for continued growth as it

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Many Black Entrepreneurs Have These 10 Myths and Misconceptions About Business Credit

Many African Americans are denied business loans when they go to apply at major banks and credit unions, but this doesn’t necessarily mean that they can not get access to business credit. There are many other alternatives such as community-based specialists…

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NNPA Teams with Magic Johnson to Fund Over $100 Million in PPP Loans for Minority and Women-Owned Businesses

  Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., President and CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) announced today that he

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The American Economic System Works Just Fine for White People

For the past four hundred years, and most recently after the brutal killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Rayshard Brooks,

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Economic Equity

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