The Black Star Project actively campaigns to raise awareness of how we spend money, and how that money spent shapes our communities. Blacks in America have about a $1.3 trillion gross national income. Only 2% of that money, about $26 billion, is re-circulated in the black community.
Now, more than ever, we MUST support our Black-owned businesses. Chicago list (coming soon!)
AfroBiz World - Black-owned business directory for the US.
Black Pages International - Online and Print Directory for Minority-owned businesses.
Secret Chicago: Black-Owned Restaurants in Chicago - Chicagoland area Black-owned Restaurants.
Blackout: Black US Banks - US Map of Black Banks and Credit Unions.