Tag: black-owned

Apr 05
Build Institute Entrepreneur Education Course

Empower your entrepreneurial journey with our Build Entrepreneur Education Program. Walk away with a solid business plan and the skills to succeed in the competitive business

Mar 21
The SEED Business Grant Program 2024 – Now Accepting Application

The program provides funding of up to $5,000 to eligible businesses.

Feb 29
The Dyer Foundation Grant Program – Accepting Application – March 6, 2024

Qualifying Black-owned businesses in Greater Fort Wayne with annual revenues less than $1 million can apply for grants in amounts of up to $25,000.

Jan 13
Martin Luther King Jr’s Economic Legacy: From Dreams to Business 

Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech in 1963, which became one of the defining moments of the Civil Rights Movement. In his speech, King highlighted the economic injustice faced by black Americans. He compared America to a bad check that has been returned and marked with “insufficient funds,” emphasizing […]

Nov 07
New Pontiac Street Market Opening Brings Economic Promise to Southeast Fort Wayne

A significant milestone in the revitalization of the southeast side of Fort Wayne was celebrated with the grand opening of the Pontiac Street Market on November 6, 2023. Located at 918 E. Pontiac St., this full-service grocery store aims to provide fresh, healthy, and affordable food to the residents of a historically underserved area. Economic […]

Apr 18
Event — May 17 — METRO Disparities Findings with Fort Wayne Metropolitan Human Relations Commission

The public is invited to this free event on May 17, 2023, at the Allen County Public Library to learn about "METRO Disparities Findings."

Mar 12
Event — April 19 — Business Contracts, MOUs, and LOIs

The public is invited to this free event on April 19, 2023, at the PFW Alumni Center to learn about "Business Contracts, MOUs, LOI, and SLAs."

Feb 20
Event — March 15 — Business Insurance – Types, Quotes, Reviewing, and Purchasing

The public is invited to this free event on March 15, 2023, at the PFW Alumni Center to learn about "Business Insurance - Types, Quotes, Reviewing, and Purchasing."

Nov 07
Event — Dec 3 — Mad Ants Black Panther Night with the Black Chamber

The Mad Ants is partnering with the Black Chamber for a Black Panther Night on Dec 3 2022 at 7pm - Memorial Coliseum

Oct 06
Event — October 19 — Allen County Together Plan

Greater Fort Wayne Inc will present its Allen County Together plan at Indiana Tech, Keene Building (1600 E. Washington Blvd.)