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March 25, 2021 | Tom Ballard

Walton Family Foundation backs program to support Black entrepreneurs

Thanks to a multi-year grant from the Walton Family Foundation. Venture Noire has announced plans to launch “In The Black,” an eight-week program dedicated to advancing the overall health of Black-owned businesses in key fields like consumer technology, healthcare and fintech.

According to this news release, each cohort will culminate with a showcase in Northwest Arkansas attended by industry leaders and investors. Qualified entrepreneurs from across the U.S. can apply to participate here.