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At Year 3, the Spending Black Matters Marketplace Continues to be a Staple for Elevating Small businesses


February 20, 2024 - Wilmington, DE - Influencers Lab Media proudly announces the grand return of the highly anticipated 3rd Annual Spending Black Matters Marketplace, slated to take place at the Eastside Charter School on Saturday, February 24, 2024, from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Following the resounding success of the past two years, this year's event promises to be bigger, better, and more impactful than ever before. Open to the public, the marketplace aims to amplify and elevate the black-owned marketplace and ecosystem, providing an even larger platform for small businesses to showcase their products. Attendees can expect an expanded range of vendors, more engaging activities, and an even stronger sense of community empowerment.

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged to ensure attendees receive timely updates and essential event details.

Building on the momentum of previous years, the 3rd Annual Spending Black Matters Marketplace will feature a series of enlightening breakout sessions covering crucial topics for aspiring entrepreneurs. These sessions will offer invaluable insights into securing funding, financial management, and effective marketing strategies, empowering attendees to take their businesses to new heights. Hosting the event will be the energetic and charismatic Randall Law of Kool Kolored Kid Generation.

The marketplace itself will showcase an expanded array of businesses, spanning fashion, beauty, culinary delights, wellness products, and beyond. Attendees can explore new brands, sample products, and make purchases while actively supporting the thriving Black business community.


Dr. Aaron Bass, Principal and CEO for Eastside Charter School, "EastSide is excited to partner with Spending Black Matters to end Black History Month.  Exposing our community to so many amazing local Black Entrepreneurs and Business Owners is the best way we could imagine to conclude the month long celebration of African American leaders and difference makers. We look forward to many more Spending Black Matters events in a fast changing Riverside community that is becoming home to many more Black leaders and difference makers."


Event Details:

Event: 3rd Annual Spending Black Matters Marketplace

Date & Time: Saturday, February 24, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Location: Eastside Charter School, 3000 N Claymont Street, Wilmington, DE 19802

We extend our sincere appreciation to our sponsors whose support makes this event possible: True Access Capital, New Castle County Government, The WRK Group, City of Wilmington Councilwoman At-Large, Latisha Bracy, Pass Educators, City of Wilmington Office of Economic Development, Padilla Konstruction, Social Contract, Joel Brown of Arrived Leadership, City of Wilmington Office of the Treasurer, Wilmington Alliance, State Senator Darius Brown, and City Councilwoman Zanthia Oliver.

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