Resources for Black Entrepreneurs

According to the Small Business Administration and the Census Bureau, Black entrepreneurs own 2.6 million businesses in the U.S. as of 2012. Black-owned businesses make up almost 10% of all companies, and 46% of black entrepreneurs are women — the highest percentage compared with other demographics. The organizations listed in this resource offer a wealth of resources for Black entrepreneurs, including funding, education, and robust networking opportunities. Black entrepreneurs considering higher education, such as an MBA, can also qualify for various financial aid opportunities.