How One Church In Chicago Is Supporting Black Businesses

Trinity United Church of Christ is located on the South Side of Chicago, a congregation of around 10,000. Most associate the church with Jeremiah Wright, Barack Obama’s former Pastor. During the 2008 election season, Rev. Wright was widely criticized for many of his sermons, which promoted Black pride and spoke forcefully against injustice. Today Rev. […]

Black Entrepreneurs Just Want To Be Treated Fairly…By Black Consumers

I happen to sell True Laundry Detergent and I love it. One of the frustrating things, however, is the occasional customer that discriminates against me. That is, they treat me differently than they do Tide or other brands. For example, I was recently asked by a potential customer, “Did you work with a dermatologist when […]

Let’s Make 100 Black Millionaires Before 2020: Lessons From Popeye’s Chicken Sandwich

When Black baseball players weren’t allowed access to the white leagues, they created the Negro Leagues. When Blacks were not allowed to attend state universities — which we paid taxes to fund — we created HBCUs. Today Black entrepreneurs often struggle to raise capital to launch or grow their businesses. Most urgently, Black entrepreneurs (me […]

Get The Perfect Wave Pattern With This Black Owned Brush

Who knows more about Black hair than Black people? I’ll wait. A good wave pattern is key when you step out, fellas. You need commitment to grooming and a good brush to achieve it. Smooth Stylz is a Black owned company that offers original, handmade brushes in three different styles — burgundy (with handle), dark brown and […]

Do We Like Black Businesses Succeeding Or The Idea Of Them Succeeding?

I like the idea of being vegan — living longer, looking younger and being healthier — but I don’t actually like being vegan. Going without meats, cheese and “real” cupcakes is just overwhelming for me. In the same way, far too many people like the idea of Black businesses being successful but in fact, don’t […]

A Company Offering Everything For Hair And Skin Care

Everyone wants to feel pampered and touched by luxury, here and there. Xotics Verbena Body Oil leaves your body silky smooth and delivers a captivating aroma. Experience a unique blend of essential oils that nourishes, protects, hydrates and repairs your skin. Each product Xotics sells is mixed the old-fashioned way to ensure quality and freshness. This summer do yourself a favor […]

Tuesday’s Black Parent Starter Kit

Children need to be stimulated in order to learn. As they grow in knowledge, what images are they receiving? How is their blackness being affirmed? Puzzle Huddle creates puzzles for children designed to inspire and affirm children of color, specifically. Puzzles are a great way to not only entertain children but also stimulate them mentally. Puzzle Huddle is here […]

Wednesday’s Hot Products — Hair Restoration To Luxury Watches

Since 1998 NouriTress has been helping women regrow, nourish and maintain healthy hair. NouriTress Hair Products are the #1 Multicultural Hair Restoration Treatment products that assist with healthy hair maintenance, hair shedding, breakage, thinning and hair loss. These vitamin based, clinically researched and Doctor recommended products are formulated to help clients regrow, repair and restore […]

Tuesday’s Hot Products — Pain Relief To Fashion

Neter Gold literally covers every inch of your body. From eczema relief to beard care, deodorant to scalp care, this company has everything you need. Your skin is yours and you should give it the best. Neter Gold offers loc enhancing butter and acne relief products. In addition, they offer several products for kids! The company donates 10 […]