Our small businesses have been on the front line providing essential services before now during the COVID-19 pandemic.  However with stimulus checks rolling out to Americans to help them get through as unemployment is at a ridiculous high during these uncertain times, our small businesses have been wondering where is the relief for them? Now […]

CLEVELAND – Small businesses have ten days left to apply for a spot in an innovative venture on Cleveland’s east side called “The BoxSpot.” The two-story shopping plaza will be made out of converted shipping containers on the corner of E. 81st and Kinsman, one of the city’s most under-invested neighborhoods. Only six spaces are available […]


In this week’s edition of the CBC Message to America, Congressman Donald Payne, Jr.  (NJ-10) discusses how African-American owned small business are vital to the…