Our goal is to list every Black Owned business, church, entertainer, restaurant, etc, in the whole world. Buy Black (as far as possible) - check your shopping list and see how much expenditure you can transfer to a Black owned business. Trident Community Fitness , owned by Chriss and Andrea Smith (pictured above), is made up of a diverse team of more than 25 passionate, committed and dynamic trainers who love nothing more than changing people's lives through fitness.
By singling them out and highlighting that they are black owned…it is as though we are differentiating them at some level and encouraging them despite their ownership. If there are any Black-owned brands you'd like Klarna to partner with, reach out to us on social media.
Local chapters of national organizations like Black Lives Matter , the ACLU and the NAACP are always a good place to start, and hyper-local organizations and charities such as the Black Women's Health Imperative and Casa Ruby , a shelter that specializes in helping LGBTQ+ people of color, are also great places to contribute to.
Locate online and Brick & mortar businesses. Carroll adds that another way to support Black businesses is by including them in cross-marketing collaborations on digital or other media. This directory aims to highlight our communities and give residents an easy way to find Black-owned businesses they can support.
For instance, the class A shares of Urban One (ticker: UONE), a multimedia company that operates radio broadcasters targeting primarily African-American listeners, increased nearly 20-fold in the past week, to $36.30. Trading volume surged as high as 57 million shares Thursday; a month ago, fewer than 10,000 shares changed hands on an average day.