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Applications Now Open for the Coalition to Back Black Businesses 2022-23 Grant Program
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and American Express today announced that the Coalition to Back Black Businesses (CBBB) is now accepting applications for its 2022-23 grant program, which will provide $5,000 grants to 272 Black-owned small businesses to help them meet critical needs and invest in long-term growth.
Incorporating Inclusion: Charlotte, North Carolina
12th Annual International Women's Day Forum: Business Powering Gender Equity
Ron Holloway, co-owner of Woofbowl, a food truck business that specializes in nutrient-dense meals for dogs, navigates specific challenges as a small business owner amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The Coalition to Back Black Businesses (CBBB) – a multi-year initiative founded in partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, American Express, and the nation’s four leading Black chambers – helps provide opportunities for success. Since launch, the CBBB has distributed $5,000 grants to more than 1,000 Black small business owners across the country and continues to offer resources to help business owners thrive.
Coalition to Back Black Businesses (CBBB) Announces Second Round of its Multi-Year Grant Program and Releases Annual Impact Report
Nearly 500 Black-owned businesses will receive a $5,000 grant each to support
their long-term success