Empowering Black Entrepreneurs Pilot Business Accelerator

The Empowering Black Entrepreneurs (EBE) Business Accelerator Pilot Program explores and addresses critical opportunities and challenges within the Black business community, emphasizing business sustainability, survival, and recovery, particularly in the post-COVID-19 business environment. The program offers a unique opportunity for Black-owned businesses to receive the necessary resources and mentorship to scale their operations. The accelerator program will provide pragmatic business knowledge, from brand development to effective sales strategies and financial management.

  • Statewide Project Theme: Entrepreneurial Activities
  • Region 6 Priority Industry Cluster: Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
  • GO Virginia Request: $98,438.00
  • Match: $99,738.00
  • Source of Match: Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, Virginia Black Business Directory
  • Project Type: Planning Grant