Updated: Jun 20, 2020
As recent protests have inspired corporations around the world to release statements affirming black lives matter, several have put money behind their words by supporting black business. Below is a list of grants that are currently available to black business owners.
Lowes Minority Small Business Grant
Deadline: June 17
truLOCAL Equal Opportunity Business Grant
Deadline: June 26
Financial Gym Black-Owned Business Grant
Deadline: June 29
Glossier’s Grant Initiative for Black-Owned Beauty Businesses
Deadline: July 3
IFundWomen of Color
Visible | Hello Alice All Emergency Grant for Black-Owned Businesses
SoGal Black Founder Start Up Grant
PayPal Empowerment Grant for Black-owned Businesses
Deadline: Applications have currently paused. Please check website for reopen date
Hennessy Unfinished Business Initiative
Deadline: Sign up on website for notification of application date.
More grants exist at the state and local levels. Please check your local small business agency, community foundation, and other funding resources for more financial support.