Applications can be submitted between Monday, January 3 – Monday, January 24, 2022.
Are you an Iowa based Black/Brown/Minority owned 501©3 tax exempt nonprofit organization?
Does your organization support social justice?
If YES to Q1 and Q2, above, and you have NOT been previously selected to receive funds in relation to the Black & Brown Business Summit fundraiser, we would love to learn more about your organization!
Why should I submit our organization to be considered?
Ø Two qualified nonprofit organizations will be selected!
Ø An upcoming fundraiser will be raising funds and 100% of the funds raised will be allocated equally 50/50 to the two selected organizations! Watch for exciting details coming soon!
Ø There will be social media publicity for the selected organizations during the fundraiser!
Ø Representatives from the selected organizations will be invited to attend the 2nd annual Black & Brown Business Summit Celebration!
Ø A highly publicized check presentation will highlight the two organizations at the Celebration!
Ø And More!!
ü NOTE: to be eligible, the organization must meet the above three eligibility requirements.
ü NOTE: the WDM Chamber’s DEI committee will review ALL submitted applications and select organizations that best support and promote social justice, have purpose, impact our community and align with the BBBS mission.
What is the Mission of the Black and Brown Business Summit?
The Black & Brown Business Summit is a business growth event created to elevate ethnic minorities in business and assist them with their business acceleration. This is accomplished through providing valuable entrepreneurship programming, procurement education and dynamic event experiences centered around supporting minority entrepreneurs across Iowa. The Summit is proud to partner with agencies, corporations and communities around the state to provide value for founders, entrepreneurs and business professionals.