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Black History Month 2024
Celebrate Black History Month 2024
Learn about the many ways we're making it easy to #SpendLikeItMatters at Black-owned businesses as part of your Black History Month Celebration!
Black History Month 2024 Receipt & Receive
Upload & WIN
Upload your receipts from Black-owned businesses for the chance to win prizes and help us reach our $40K goal!
Black History Month Small Business Pass
Black History Month Small Business Pass
Thanks to Visit Seattle, explore and enjoy free treats and discounts at 10 Seattle Black-owned businesses!

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From Our Blog

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Business Spotlight: Cascadia Public House

Meet Jordan Smith, co-owner of Cascadia Public House in North Spokane. Cascadia just celebrated its 7th year in business as a welcoming, inclusive, and fun-for-everyone restaurant and pub. From burgers to salads to loaded nachos, pretzels, and lots of gluten-free and vegan options, this is the place to bring your whole family or entire friend […] read more

Business Spotlight: Mattice Beauty Supply

Meet Mattice Hoyt, owner of Mattice Beauty Supply in Central Tacoma. Mattice Beauty Supply is a Black Disabled Woman-owned business specializing in Black hair care, local beauty brands, wigs, and more. With a background in biochemistry and personal experience wearing wigs as a cancer survivor, Mattice helps her customers feel genuinely cared for and matches […] read more

Business Spotlight: Lockspot Cafe

Meet Ryan Faniel, co-owner of Lockspot Cafe and Fish Ladder Lounge in Ballard. You might already be familiar with his counterpart, Alison Soike, whom we’ve featured as an amazing small business owner in Ballard. She started Alison’s Coastal Cafe (formerly on Leary Ave) and took over Lockspot Cafe in 2021 and Fish Ladder Lounge in […] read more