For minority business owners, it’s been a rough ride. Here’s where things stand now, and how older people of color can launch an idea.
Minority entrepreneurs, and specifically minority entrepreneurs over 50, have faced particular challenges, as well as some opportunities. For Carol Bliss Furr and Donna Wilmarth, Black entrepreneur partners who are over 65, staying in business during the pandemic has required flexibility.
Virginia State University has opened Troy Store, an updated version of their food pantry available to students who live off-campus.
HBCU Legacy Bowl: Chair and Saints-Pelicans VP Shaneika Dabney-Henderson Promotes the ‘Value’ of the Career Fair and Scholarships for HBCU Students
HBCU Legacy Bowl committee chair and New Orleans Saints, Pelicans Vice President of Production, Shaneika Dabney-Henderson discusses the HBCU Legacy Bowl Career Fair.
Above the Law
Kirkland & Ellis is giving the $12.5M winnings the firm received for a pro bono case back to strengthen the HBCU legal community.