• H&M Buy From A Black Woman Market

    7 days ago - By Essence

    By Kerane Marcellus · Updated November 21, 2022 The nonprofit organization “ Buy From A Black Woman” was founded in 2016 by Nikki Porcher in an effort to get Black-woman-owned businesses to grow exponentially. Porcher has been able to connect over 600 of these businesses across the country to help with that growth plan. H&M is hosting a market just for the organization, highlighting new vendors each day of the five-day market. As there are so many businesses, the market is traveling to major cities, including Chicago, Miami, and Los Angeles. The partnership between Buy From A Black Woman...
    Read more ...

     

  • Novae, A Black-Owned Fintech Company, Launches Free Grant Search Platform

    Novae, A Black-Owned Fintech Company, Launches Free Grant Search Platform

    8 days ago - By Essence

    By Jasmine Browley · Updated November 20, 2022 Business grants are a substantial catalyst for small companies, but finding and applying for them can be an arduous process. Black-owned fintech and finance company Novae LLC is aimed to make it simple. They recently announced the launch of a new online tool aimed to help small businesses find grants and tax incentives that can help them scale. The tool is called Novae Grants, and is described as a database of thousands of financial assistance opportunities from both the government and the private sector. “We know that local businesses make us...
    Read more ...