Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses'


'30 Days $30 Challenge' spotlights African-American businesses

October 1, 2015
Consumers are being asked to make a difference in the health of African-American businesses, as well as the overall economic empowerment of the African-American community by spending $30 at those businesses during October. Read More

Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses produces Black Market

November 19, 2014
The two-day Black Market is returning this weekend. Read More

The Black Market spotlights minority businesses

November 22, 2013
Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses and LINC Community Revitalization share a similar vision: the economic flourishing of Grand Rapids’ minorities. Read More

Inside Track: Robinson likes being able to change lives

Jamiel Robinson stays active mentoring Grand Rapids' youth and local black business owners.

October 11, 2013
Jamiel Robinson is a busy man who is trying to make a difference in the community, but someday he hopes to live up to the example set by his grandfather. Read More

New organization will support African-American businesses

First goal is to get black business owners to collaborate on a sustainable community.

August 2, 2013
The Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses organization made its debut recently with a special reception at The Richard App Gallery. Read More