Support these sisters! Reports have stated there are over one million Black female business owners in the United States today, and black women are becoming entrepreneurs at six times the rate of the average American. In the spirit of supporting our sisters and encouraging the entrepreneurial spirit in our community, here’s a list of 30 black women owned business you can support this holiday season as you share love and light with your family, friends, and loved ones. If you know of any black women owned business that we may have missed, please let us know in the comments. Jamilla Okubo is a painter, illustrator, and designer who uses vibrant […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Source: Finding grants specifically targeted to African-American women can be challenging. A better way to begin searching for start-up funds is to look for funds targeted to minorities and women. When searching for funds, read through the grant eligibility section to ensure the business meets grant requirements. African-American women can also look at industry-specific grants. Huggies Mom-inspired Grant Program Huggies’ grant program offers $15,000 in seed money and business resources, as of 2011, to help women develop original product ideas and start businesses that help improve the lives of parents. Applicants must be at least 21 years old and live in the U.S. Products should focus on prenatal care through […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Nowadays women are quite alert about the kind of diseases they can get. They are now getting some tests done to prevent diseases. Any late detection can cause death and serious implications. Cholesterol is a factor which has been perturbing women for many years. Women who have higher levels of bad cholesterol in their diets can get heart disease. So, the incidence of this disease can be found by doing a lipid profile. Even women are quite prone to type 2 diabetes. This disease happens in obese women. In fact, the blood glucose can be measured after two hours have elapsed since breakfast had been consumed. Now, the vulnerability to this […]Continue Reading... No Comments.