Community garden programs
Car decal advertising program
Athletic Academy/Mentorship Program
HBCU Scholarship programs
Entrepreneurial spaces/Creative spaces/Tech spaces
Youth summer programs
Small business loans
The ‘Roots’ Project
The ‘Greenwood’ project
*Food for thought*
There are several well-known brands that print on blanks that cost less than $2.00, and do limited drops driven solely by hype. These brands sell out, literally in seconds, making hundreds of thousands—for some, millions—in a matter of seconds. The limited quantity then creates resale values among the followers of the brand and fashion in general.
There are about 10,240,000 Black families in the US. If each Black household purchases one $30 shirt each year, that’s about $307,200,000 in revenue.
We must stop trying to fit into their system, a system created to only work by way of our demise. We must create our own system, with the same businesses and institutions for ourselves, that they have created for themselves.
~If you want to go quickly, go alone—If you want go far, go together~