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If current trends continue

It will take 228 years for the average black family to reach the level of wealth white families own today. In comparison, for the average Latino family, it will take 84 years to reach the same level.*

 
 
Other races can live their entire lives without patronizing one Black-owned business in America. Black Americans do not have that same option with respect to non Black-owned businesses. Black Connect is dedicated to creating equal opportunity for Black people to be self-reliant and self-sustaining.
— Angela Majette, Co-Founder, Black Connect

History

Founded on June 3, 2019, Black Connect is the only national, membership based organization focused solely on eliminating the racial wealth gap in America. Black Connect is the charitable arm of BlackConnect.com, the only Black- owned social media platform designed with tools that foster and facilitate Black business ownership and Black economic independence. Blackconnect.com is the most comprehensive Black-owned business and social networking platform with members across the United States, Caribbean, Africa and the United Kingdom.

Our Mission

Black Connect is dedicated to eliminating the racial wealth gap in America by increasing the number and success rate of Black-owned businesses.

Our Vision

We envision thriving Black communities across every state in America and throughout the African diaspora.