Calling All HUSTLERS to Claim Their FREE Business Listing to MelaninPrenuers!

Calling All HUSTLERS to Claim Their FREE Business Listing to MelaninPrenuers!

What’s better than exposure for your business? Free promotion for your business! MelaninPrenuers is “Supporting emerging and established black-owned businesses by increasing the amount of time the black dollars stay in the black community.” By being involved with MelaninPrenuers, so many opportunities will arise for your business and get it the exposure that is so…

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You Are Invited to Apply For the UGA Entrepreneurship Program’s Next Top Entrepreneur Virtual Pitch Competition!

You Are Invited to Apply For the UGA Entrepreneurship Program's Next Top Entrepreneur Virtual Pitch Competition!

The University of Georgia’s Entrepreneurship Program’s goal is to “infuse and refine an entrepreneurial mindset in our students through transformational experiences and comprehensive academic courses.” And their upcoming pitch competition is one of the many “transformational experiences” that UGA’s Entrepreneurship Program has to offer.

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Applications are rolling for the SoGal Foundation’s Black Founder StartUp Grant!

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SoGal Foundation is “home to the largest global movement of diverse entrepreneurs and investors.” They strive to put inclusivity at the forefront of entrepreneurial fields, knocking down discriminatory bias and building a diverse community of entrepreneurs and world changers. SoGal Foundation, along with Winky Lux, bluemercury, twelveNYC, Twilio, and other sponsors, have joined together to…

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Savannah’s Febris is Revolutionizing RN and CNA Training with Virtual Reality

Savannah’s Febris Uses Virtual Reality to Train RN’s and CNA’s

Did you know that it cost an average of $66,300 to train one nurse? Febris, a Savannah-based tech company, is out to solve this problem along with the resulting nationwide nurse shortage.

Founded by Kirkland Brooks, Febris develops virtual reality (VR) enabled experiential nurse education to aid in the transition between school and work. The technology company has achieved this by integrating education systems with unique simulation software.  

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Savannah’s VicTree Financial is Forging the Way for NCAA Collegiate Athletes With Their Name, Image, and Likeness Software

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division 1 Board of Directors approved an interim name, image and likeness (NIL) policy allowing all NCAA D1, D2 and D3 student-athletes to be compensated for their NIL starting July 1, 2021. VicTreeFi has has developed a NIL Compliance Software to help student-athletes and their universities stay in compliance with state, conference, and university NIL policy.

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Black Girl Ventures is Accepting Applications NOW for Their 2021 Pitch Competition. You don’t want to miss this opportunity!

Black Girl Ventures is Accepting Applications NOW for Their 2021 Pitch Competition. You don’t want to miss this opportunity!

Black Girl Ventures is a female-founded venture capital firm which encourages, supports and gives opportunities to Black/Brown women entrepreneurs. They host programs and pitch competitions to “ignite civic engagement and hyperlocal infrastructure at the intersection of business support services, supplier diversity, social and financial capital.” Their 2021 Pitch Competition, which is the perfect combination of…

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