Economic Empowerment

Brooklyn NAACP Economic Empowerment Committee works to enhance the capacity of people of color through financial economic education; promoting diversity and inclusion in business hiring, career advancement and procurement; monitoring financial banking practices and promoting community development.

The Economic Empowerment Committee's activities include:

  • researching and establishing relationships with private and public companies 
  • supporting the work of the National Office in monitoring the progress and activity of private and public companies
  • implementing local efforts to promote the growth of African-American and minority business ownership
  • increasing employment and job creation
  • encouraging business development and home ownership.

 Economic Empowerment Chair: Tywan Anthony

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