DEKALB (WREX) — A Fb group that started in Northern Illinois seems to assist help Black companies within the space.
It is referred to as Black Enterprise DeKalb, IL. The group was based by Chanel McKinnie in 2019. Round 1,400 individuals are actually part of the group. It is not solely a spot for Black enterprise house owners to market their enterprise and increase their skilled networks, however it’s additionally a useful resource for others to seek out Black companies they will help.
“I do know there’s stuff out right here, however however it’s exhausting to contact these individuals or know the place they’re actually at,” mentioned McKinnie. “So I made a decision to create the Fb group. And all the pieces goes nicely.”
McKinnie says proper now, she needs to assist others flourish and earn cash throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The group is welcoming extra members to hitch.
To go to the Fb web page, click on here.