Since the coronavirus pandemic, Black business ownership has decreased by 41% with research pointing out the inability to digitize their companies for consumers to access their services or products online as a key factor.
18% of businesses in Cincinnati are Black-Owned
Black Americans represent 43%
of the region's population
Collectively MBEs in the Cincinnati region contribute less than
1 percent of regional gross domestic product
Revive Black Cincy's bold goal is to develop 300 websites for BIPOC founders by 2027. The program enrolls 64 organizations each year, building aesthetically pleasing and user-friendly websites that increase online engagement and conversion for underrepresented businesses. Below is a showcase of the organizations the initiative has served.
PARTNERS AND SPONSORS
The work of Revive Black Cincy could not be accomplished without the support of our collaborative partners and sponsors. Thank you for propelling the Black-Owned Business Ecosystem in Ohio forward through Digital Transformation.