U.S. Black Chambers, Inc.: We’re Finishing Black History Month with a BANG!

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Celebrating Black History Month – February 2021
ARE YOU REGISTERED? February 24, 2020 – 6PM EST
Join our Black History Month Program 2021 on Tuesday, February 24th, 6 pm – 8 pm EST for “A profile on Black excellence from Black Wall Street through the COVID-19 Pandemic”.
Register today for our Black History Month event – click the link below.
This event will be streamed and broadcasted across the nation via Facebook Live and Youtube Live!
PPP Lending and Workshops from Chase
You can apply for a PPP loan through Chase
Congress has approved additional funding for the SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which is designed to support businesses affected by COVID-19.
If you’re interested in applying for a PPP loan, you can do it through Chase if you have an active Chase business checking account. If you don’t already have one, find out how to open an account and learn more at
 Disclosure:  JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. Member FDIC. Equal Opportunity Lender.
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Tuesday, February 23rd at 2pm EST
Advancing Black Entrepreneurs provides on-demand tools and resources you can use to scale your business. In addition to this, we’ve developed timely education sessions in partnership with Black Enterprise, the National Urban League, the U.S. Black Chambers and the National Minority Supplier Development Council. These 90-minute guided digital sessions, offered at no cost, are focused on how business owners can address immediate and long-term financial needs and build resiliency. Sessions every month – click below to register!
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Breaking News!
The strength of small businesses is essential to the recovery of their communities. This #BlackHistoryMonth, the Coalition to Back Black Businesses will share how the initiative is providing immediate and long-term support to Black-owned small businesses in America.
Register now to join us on February 24 to learn how this program is paving the way for their long-term success and how other organizations can help grow this effort:
#WeBackBlackBusinesses
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Upcoming Events
BLACK SMALL BUSINESS MEETUP February 25th
Hey Black-owned biz! We are partnering with #GrowWithGoogle to host a Black Small Business Meetup on 2/25. Register to hear from successful small businesses and dive into resources to help you grow.
You don’t want to miss it → g.co/BlackSMBMeetup #BHM
10:00 AM – 1:30 PM Pacific Time
11:00 AM – 2:30 PM Mountain Time
12:00 PM – 3:30 PM Central Time
1:00 PM – 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Policy Perspectives Impacting Black-owned Businesses: Where Do We Go from Here?
Saturday, February 27, 2021 | 2:45-4:00pm CST
The annual Empowerment and Policy Conference, powered by the Urban League of Louisiana and the Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus, is a statewide convening designed to examine systems, influence policy decisions and enact changes that will positively impact the African American and other communities.
EY Black History Month Executive Conference
10th Anniversary
Thursday, February 25 | 2:00 p.m. Pacific
Join this immersive experience examining how we can promote and build on the similarities that unite us, while embracing the strength in the differences that define us.
The EY Black Professional Network is proud to host this event in collaboration with our clients, corporate networks, and community organizations. We will continue to use our influence to provide access and advance a culture of inclusion and celebration of differences that allows people to feel valued, respected and supported.
Historically Speaking:
The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on the African American Community
Tuesday, February 23 ǀ 7PM EST
Free ǀ Online
Explore how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the physical and financial well-being of the African American community. Discussion moderator Michael Fletcher of ESPN’s Undefeated and such panelists as researcher and commentator Algernon Austin will examine the country’s most dramatic economic crash since the Great Depression, as well as explore how communities can prevail with critical interventions.
Legal Primer for Black-Owned Small Businesses
Thursday, February 25, 2021| 2PM EST
Join Barnes & Thrornburg LLP for a two our complimentary webinar on core legal issues for your Black-owned small business or startup, co-hosted by Barnes & Thornburg’s Racial Justice and Pro Bono committees. This informative, practical program is part of the Barnes & Thornburg Black-Owned Small Business Pro Bono Initiative, aiming to help Black-owned small businesses prosper through pro bono legal services and education.
Topics will include:
  • Limiting Personal Liability for Small-Business Owners
  • Creating and Protecting Intellectual Property
  • Common Employment Issues
  • Minority-Owned Business Certifications
  • Planning for Growth
This program is co-sponsored by the Barnes & Thornburg Pro Bono Committee and the Racial Justice Committee.
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