“I don’t think it is an exaggeration to say that financial literacy, economic empowerment, and wealth building is going to be the last leg of the civil rights movement. Because one step toward financial literacy takes you two steps toward personal empowerment.” – Russell Simmons
Maggie Anderson, author “Our Black Year,” will lead an address to empower struggling communities, Norfolk, VA — On Black Friday, November 25th, a newly minted Black Chamber of Commerce named Black BRAND will ignite a powerful movement within Hampton Roads to honor local community leaders and successful black business owners at the Wyndham Garden Hotel […]
The future looks bright for Black Brand, a new non-profit in Hampton Roads, which is an affiliate of The National Black Chamber of Commerce Inc., and the U.S. Black Chambers Inc. So why does the future look bright for the area’s newest Black Chamber of Commerce? The new non-profit was incorporated on Sept. 22, officially launched […]
(Norfolk, Va.— Jan. 16, 2017)—On Saturday, Jan. 28, Black BRAND, Hampton Roads new Black Chamber of Commerce and Business Association, will kick-off it’s Business Institute at Palace Bistro at 10 a.m. The Black BRAND Business Institute is a highly engaging and focused curriculum designed to address the needs of burgeoning and seasoned business owners while […]
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Having this organization will create an ethical economical, political and social environment that will allow our communities to thrive and create a system of harmony and independence.
Impressive! It’s great to see such a group coming together for the good of our community. Love the concept.