Certain funds are targeted specifically to minority-owned businesses or businesses located in low- to moderate-income areas. But just about any business can apply for these funds, even non-profits. Read more.
Meet Latosha Stone, making history as the first African American female OWNER of her own skateboard brand
“Founded by artist Latosha Stone in 2013, the skateboarding lifestyle brand Proper Gnar is experiencing a precipitous rise in popularity and product orders following its recent feature on performing artist Beyoncé Knowles’ Black Parade Directory of Black Owned Businesses,” Black Enterprises Magazine Reports. Additionally, Stone’s skateboards were recently featured on HBO’s TV show about skater girls called…