List of black-owned business list and directories you can support (growing daily): 101 Independent Black Owned Businesses 2014 List by Afrobella 350+ Independent Black Owned Businesses 2015 List by Afrobella 36 Black-Owned Etsy Stores List by Lucette Jefferson for Huffington Post 50 Gift Ideas from 50 Black-Owned Businesses 2014 List by The Root 50 Gift Ideas from 50 Black-Owned Businesses[…]
Tuloko is an Internet startup developed as a mechanism to leverage the Internet, social media, mobile technology and concepts from the ‘Go Local’ movement by which to address the disproportionately high unemployment and poverty rates in minority communities while capitalizing on emerging technological, economic and social trends.
The following is from Tuloko.com: During the early 20th century the Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma was home to the most prolific African American business district in American history. The district was sometimes referred to as “Black Wall Street” or the “Black Beverly Hills” because of its affluent residents and exemplary economic development. The residents[…]
#NotOneDime was created on November 24, 2014, shortly after the announcement of the Ferguson decision. As protests erupted throughout the streets of America, many Urban Cusp followers urged for boycott measures to be taken on Black Friday. A friend, Stephanie Crumpton, posted on Urban Cusp’s wall saying “not one dime” should be spent. That was[…]