M/WBE Resources

Resource Name




Backing the B.A.R NAACP & Bacardi Black business owners with liquor licenses in need of financial, educational, or mentorship
$10,000 grants
Black Owned Small Business Impact Fund NAACP & BeyGOOD Black owned small businesses $10,000 grants on the 15th of each month
Comcast RISE Comcast Small businesses 51% Black, Indigenous, or People of Color owned and operated Receive one or more services including consultations with Effectv, media schedules, creative
productions including commercials, or technology makeovers
Back2Business Grant Program FiserV Black and minority owned small businesses located in hard-hit communities $10,000 grant
Food and Beverage Investment Fund for Black and Indigenous Americans
James Beard Foundation Food and beverage businesses that are majority-owned yb Black or Indigenous individuals. Maximum $15,000 grant

Specifically Women

New Voices and Barefoot Black female entrepreneurs with an active business $10,000 grants and business coaching/mentoring
American Entrepreneurs Grant Female Award
Mechanism Ventures African American Women Entrepreneurs currently building or aspiring to build a new business $1,000
Monthly Pay-It-Forward
IFundWomen Currently crowd funding on their platform and crushing their campaign 20% of their standard crowdfunding fee revenue to monthly winners
Jane Walker Jane Walker & IFundWomen Women owned businesses across the Entertainment & Film, Music, Sports, Journalism and
Hospitality industries
A $10K grant plus a first year Annual Coaching Mentorship
IFundWomen Universal Grant Application IFundWomen General application for access to the various grants and funding offered by this organization. Various Amounts

Legal Services

Black Venture
Pro-bono legal services tailored to help their company progress, creative and practical solutions to
business challenges, mentorship, educational resources, networking opportunities, and connection to
other needed professional services.