Three stars are supporting their hometown of Chicago, IL, with a new business project.
Nov 15, 2023
Jennifer Hudson and Mastercard are on a mission to uplift Black women-owned businesses! According to Businesswire, the company has announced the Strivers Initiative — a consumer-facing platform that will elevate the visibility of Black female business owners who are overcoming obstacles to grow and maintain their business. Strivers Initiative kicks off with a national ad spot that will not only feature Black women business owners from across the nation, but GRAMMY Award winning singer/songwriter Jennifer Hudson will make an appearance too. The initiative will partner with Fearless VC, a fund built by women of color for women of color, to sponsor a grant program. This will also include a multi-city educational road show to drive awareness of the state of minority and women-owned businesses in cities across the U.S. while also providing insight to actions that cities can take to create an equitable climate. No mountain can stop Black women business owners. Join us and @IAMJHUD – shop,...
Feb 19, 2021