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Affecting the Black Unemployment rate

25TH OCT 2016 | 2 NOTES

Entrepreneurs has always had a positive affect on our community. They are the innovator, the job creators and in many cases the leaders of our communities. So here are the numbers to why it is important to support Black businesses.
There are 40 million Blacks in the US with 3.25 Million unemployed (8.3% unemployment rate). There are 2.6 Million Black owned firms in the US. What would happen if they all had the capacity and capitol to hire 1 unemployed Black person? The unemployment rate would drop to 2%. What happens if they hire 2?#supportblackbusiness so they can support our community.

Originally posted on Tumblr October 25, 2016