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Boston’s new contracting goal could steer an additional $160 million to entrepreneurs of color over the next few years

It’s a meaningful difference of more than $160 million; money that could have ― and now will ― go to entrepreneurs who have been left behind, putting them on a path to building wealth for themselves and for communities of color. This kind of shift, however, would never happen through good intentions alone ― setting …

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PR maven Colette Phillips launches $250k fund to help small businesses owned by people of color

To coincide with Black History Month, they are unveiling the GK Fund, with a goal to reach many small businesses that have not yet received state or federal COVID-19 assistance. They have raised about $250,000 so far from the likes of PNC Bank, the Eos and Hyams foundations, and individual donors including Pamela Reeve and …

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