We create opportunity for marketing, networking, procurement, and referral-based business growth; programs that support development of business skills and expertise through workshops and seminars; and we advocate for positive economic, social, and political change. Since 2004, bold strokes books has been devoted to producing a diverse collection of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer general and genre fiction. Thomas street, capitol hill) is a go-to spot when you need to take care of your loved one in his/her time of need. A book for everyone i love. I feel my little queer heart flutter. You can get lesbian/feminist books, spirit stones and other accessories at their online shop. Especially if having them causes.
Lesbian owned businesses. As a platform to connect, network and partner with like-minded businesses, all businesses listed are either lesbian-owned or owned by lgbt-friendly entrepreneurs. She has received several industry awards, certificates, accolades and recognition from many national and local organizations and companies. The network has an active facebook group with regular updates and links to resources and connects an active community in new york city. But let a black-lesbian-owned company make one mistake, one, and most of us write them off entirely, or, worse, tell anyone and everyone how horrible the business is, based on just one mistake. Their goal was to have 30 members by the first organizational meeting in march 1996.
Business owners can pitch to a network of women investors through pitch summits which happen several times throughout the year in various locations. ) should we regularly tithe a percentage of our profits to other black-lesbian-owned businesses like we support black churches? how about sacrificing one drink at the club once a month so that you can donate $5 or $10 to support a black lesbian’s web series, website, clothing line or legal organization, or to help pay the medical bills of a black lesbian who was the victim of a hate crime? are we afraid of how powerful we can become if we begin to recycle money in our own community? isn’t is obvious that we can all succeed if we help each other? i just wonder when we will realize that. Of course we do, right?