Daily Archives: November 10, 2020

Black-Owned Businesses in DC Struggle for Funding During Pandemic

The pandemic has been tough for nearly all businesses, but Black-owned businesses have been hit especially hard. The New York Times found during the first phase of PPP, three quarters of loans went to businesses in majority-white areas. Along a stretch of Good Hope Road in D.C.’s Anacostia neighborhood, small business owners say sales have been slow. “We were climbing…