Black Diamond Affair
The Black Diamond Affair 2017
It's Our TIme!
On Friday, November 24, 2017, Black BRAND, Hampton Roads Regional Black Chamber of Commerce, will host the Second Annual Black Diamond Affair at the prestigious Harrison Opera House in Norfolk, Virginia.
The Black Diamond Affair’s mission is to celebrate the accomplishments of community leaders, provide enlightening information, and officially reveal the Black BRAND 2018 strategic plan all while enjoying live music and indulging in delicious food. We are inviting you to join us and our existing partners in this incredible endeavor.
Online Education
The Black BRAND Business Institute
The Black BRAND Business Institute is an online educational platform that will provide certification to ensure sound business practices for all chamber affiliates.
Food System
Food is Love Campaign
The Food is Love Campaign combines the resources of local Black-farmers, fisherman, and herdsman to provide low-cost, healthy food for pick-up and delivery.
Loan Fund
Partnerships with our Community
The loan fund will be certified to receive funds from the U.S. Treasury and will employ peer-to-peer loans to benefit underserved populations including low- to moderate-income chamber members.
Partner with us!
Become a part of the solution.
Download and complete the attached forms. Once complete, email to to join the movement.

Sponsorship Letter (Click Here)

Silent Auction Letter (Click Here)

Memorandum of Understanding for Sponsorship (Click Here)


**Thank you for your consideration in advance. We look forward to your partnership. If you have any questions, please contact our Event Manager for the Black Diamond Affair, Kathy Taylor at 757.685.6061 or

Event Sponsor