August is National Black Business Month, a month to recognize Black-owned businesses across the country. Startup Champions Network highlighted some great organizations that seek to support Black entrepreneurs both nationally, and within their ecosystems.

These organizations included:

  • Forward Cities
  • Code 2040
  • New ME
  • Code Fever
  • Black Girl Ventures
  • Black Founders
  • Backstage Capital
  • Blended Media
  • Techstars Foundation
  • Mortar
  • Opportunity Hub
  • Vertical 404

In the article, Startup Champions also outlines  ways to support Black-owned businesses, including spotlighting Black-owned business in your ecosystem, connecting them to markets, making introductions to investors, and more. Check out the full list and explore these organizations on the Startup Champions Network website.


Jeff Bennett

Founder and Editorial Director at Ecosystem Builder Hub. Former/retired co-founder and President at StartupSac. Semi-retired ecosystem building writer. https://jeff-bennett.medium.com/