Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses'
Rende Progress Capital invests in medical transport business in partnership with Northern Initiatives.
Richard Flowers, owner of Reliable Medical Transport, plans to expand his vehicle fleet and staff, and build a second transportation business in 2019, thanks to financing from a pair of alternative lenders. Read More
An African-American-focused economic development organization is challenging local shoppers to shift some of their spending to black-owned businesses this month. Read More
Initiative has helped 15 African-American businesses get started, keep going.
Grand Rapids’ Economic Development Corporation continued its $80,000 contract with Grand Rapids Area Black Business, and the funds will help the organization as it continues to accelerate African-American-owned businesses in Grand Rapids. Read More
GR’s Economic Development Corporation approves two agreements totaling $130,000.
The city of Grand Rapids’ Economic Development Corporation recently approved two agreements to help boost minority business development in the greater Grand Rapids area. Read More
An African-American-focused economic development organization is setting the table for a cultural food experience. Read More
An African American-focused economic development organization will honor a group of businesses and individuals at an upcoming event. Read More
Jamiel Robinson — the founder of Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses — is the featured guest in episode 12 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More
Black business organization’s get-togethers aim to overcome barriers.
Grand Rapids might be budding with entrepreneurs, but that doesn’t mean every entrepreneur in the city has an equal sense of easy access to capital. Read More