Partners & Resources

Discover the expanding list of partners that support us in our mission of empowering Black entrepreneurs and creating a thriving Black business community. If you’re also interested in partnering with us, becoming a mentor, sponsoring a membership or investing in our members, email us at

Strategic Partners

Institutions and firms investing in our members

Service Partners

Black Owned Businesses providing services

Brown Financial Group

Brown Financial Group is a Virginia based insurance broker that can assist you in procuring health insurance for yourself or your business.

Genesis Crown Consultancy

Navigating the complexities of entrepreneurship requires a plan fueled by knowledge and executed with deliberate action. Genesis Crown Consultancy, leads its partners through all phases of the Entrepreneurial Life Cycle. From Opportunity Recognition (the “Genesis”) to Maturity and Expansion (the “Crown”), and all points in between.

ICON Commercial

ICON is our go-to partner for commercial real estate in the Richmond, Virginia region. Whether buying or selling, ICON can help you own your business location!

KK Alloway Insurance

KK Alloway Insurance provides a vast array of insurance for personal and business needs.

Leap Innovation Group

Leap Innovative Group provides branding support for businesses. Whether it be running your social media platforms or strategizing on how your brand shows up across platforms, they are your strategic partner for telling a consistent brand story.

Nadia Anderson, CPA

Nadia manages a team of professionals who assist with bookkeeping and tax preparation. She reviews all of their work, prepares the financial statements, and builds relationships with our clients.


ReeSources facilitates the development of the strategy, motivation, resourcefulness and accountability necessary for smaller businesses to thrive.

Unlocking RVA

We at UnlockingRVA are a group of seasoned specialists, passionate about curating unforgettable experiences that inspire. With accomplished event producers and some of the most creative minds in the industry, our Event Management Company delivers on every project, from initial concept through the event itself.

Community Partners

Organizations offering in-kind contributions or access to programming