Investment Fund

Black Investment Fund Raising $50 Million for Acquisitions That Will Help to Close Racial Wealth Gap

An emerging Black-led investment fund, Apis & Heritage Capital Partners (A&H), intends to raise $50 million to build its pipeline of acquired companies to help close the nation’s racial wealth gap. Started on Juneteenth 2021 by founding partners and Morehouse College graduates Todd Leverette and Phil Reeves, they hope to compile the money this year. Plans call […]

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Afro Unicorn

Afro Unicorn Bring Party Supply Line to Walmart

Afro Unicorn™, a conscious brand with a mission to celebrate women and children of color, launched a curated assortment of its party supplies and favors product line at Walmart. The new line of more than 20 exclusive products joins the retailer’s roster of celebrations brands in over 1,500 stores across the country and on Walmart.com, according […]

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Chris Paul

Chris Paul Collaborates with Koia, 100% of Proceeds Going Towards HBCUs

Phoenix Suns All-Star Chris Paul, a big supporter of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs), has partnered with a plant protein drink company to help fund scholarships for students who attend HBCUs. Koia, a 100% plant-based beverage company co-founded by a Black woman, Maya French, is collaborating with Paul and the nonprofit clothing line, Support Black Colleges, […]

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Living Fresh Market

Black-Owned Forest Park Plaza Acquires Chicago’s Living Fresh Market

Officials from Forest Park Plaza LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Living Word Christian Center, the company that owns and operates the 33-acre outdoor shopping, dining and worship center at 7600 Roosevelt Road in this suburb five miles west of Chicago, have announced that they have acquired Living Fresh Market, the 70,000 square feet supermarket that has been one of the […]

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Power Retreat

Founder of Women CEO Project Hosts Extravagant 2022 Global Power Retreat

Held in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, the six-day retreat is part of Kristi’s Global Power Tour project of hosting a 30-city business conference/retreat, treating attendees to amazing experiences including a spa day, sumptuous meals from Michelin trained chefs, and more. White House-recognized innovator and founder of the Women CEO Project, Kristi Jackson-Muhammad has recently hosted […]

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Watch4TheHook

Black Couple Strives for Generational Wealth Through Conscious Apparel Brand, Watch4TheHook

Micheal and Tatiana Parker from Little Rock, Arkansas reveal how an unexpected cancer diagnosis inspired them to take swift action to create a sustainable family legacy. Tatiana Parker said to her husband, Micheal Parker, merely 24 hours after he had his right kidney removed, “Get up and get moving.” He was in so much pain […]

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The SEO Queen

Founder of The SEO Queen to Host 2nd Annual Power Conference

Zhe Scott, founder and CEO of The SEO Queen, is excited to host the 2nd Annual Reach More Clients Power Conference to empower Black-owned and women-owned businesses to get more clients and revenue without expensive ad campaigns. Tickets are on sale now exclusively on seoqueen.com. The conference will be held less than a 15-minute walk from […]

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Childfree

Black Woman Launches Product Line for Childfree and Childless Women

Meet Jerra Latrice Mitchell, a childfree woman and the founder of Unfertilized Eggs™, whose mission is to empower childfree women to live boldly and unapologetically and to empathize with childless women. (Childfree refers to those who choose not to have children, while childless describes women who do not have children by circumstance.) They also aim to […]

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Religion of Sports

Michael Strahan’s Religion of Sports Raises $50 Million in Series B Funding Round

Religion of Sports, the sports media company co-owned by Michael Strahan, Tom Brady, and media entrepreneur Gotham Chopra, has raised $50 million in a Series B fundraising round. The award-winning sports media production company has raised the funds with the intent to develop new ownable content IP as well as to further scale its creator network while increasing global strategic partnerships. Religion […]

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Goalmentum

Black Woman Launches Online Course Platform, Goalmentum

Goalmentum is a Black-owned online course platform that fuses engagement and accountability into every course. This online course platform is a simple system that high-performing business coaches and experts can use to transfer their knowledge to other professionals for their online coaching programs. Meet Christina Moody, an HBCU grad turned entrepreneur who is the founder […]

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