Minority Business News

Fifth Third Bank Provides 5 Tips to Support Local Businesses

Fifth Third Bank Provides 5 Tips to Support Local Businesses

Bank urges its communities to continue to support their local businesses during the pandemic, when many have struggled or had to close their doors. (Read More)
SBA Announces Official Restaurant Revitalization Fund Guidelines

SBA Announces Official Restaurant Revitalization Fund Guidelines

Isabella Casillas Guzman announces key details on application requirements, eligibility, and a program guide for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. (Read More)
The Kroger Co. Foundation Announces $3 Million Racial Equity Fund Partners

The Kroger Co. Foundation Announces $3 Million Racial Equity Fund Partners

The "Build it Together" challenge intends to catalyze innovative approaches to help create more equitable, inclusive and stronger communities. (Read More)
Citizens Bank Announces $1.5 Million Grant Program for Minority-Owned Small Businesses

Citizens Bank Announces $1.5 Million Grant Program for Minority-Owned Small Businesses

The Citizens Bank Minority-Owned Small Business Grant Program will award 100 minority-owned businesses with grants of $15,000 each. (Read More)
SBA Issues New Rules for WOSB Federal Contracting Program

SBA Issues New Rules for WOSB Federal Contracting Program

New regulations will better empower agencies to meet the 5% federal contracting goal for women-owned small businesses. (Read More)
The Small Business Credit Crunch

The Small Business Credit Crunch

The businesses having the most difficult time financing their growth are those owned by women and minorities, startups, and very small businesses. (Read More)
New Obamacare Exchange Rules

New Obamacare Exchange Rules

New Obamacare Rule Bans Employers From Dumping Workers on the Exchange. (Read More)
Minority Contractors Exceed Federal Goals

Minority Contractors Exceed Federal Goals

New FedEx report finds that minority contractors exceed federal goals: In fiscal 2012, small disadvantaged businesses exceeded the government's spending...
Stress Relief for Busy Professionals

Stress Relief for Busy Professionals

There is no question about it, we live in a stressful business world. Sources of stress are plentiful and varied....