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Super Bowl 56 host committee recognizes LA investment fund aimed at helping Black-owned businesses

Super Bowl 56 host committee recognizes LA investment fund aimed at helping Black-owned businesses

Call it a game-changer for Los Angeles’ Black Cooperative Investment Fund (BCIF). Ahead of football’s biggest game, the Super Bowl, BCIF was recognized by LA’s host committee. BCIF was among the 56 Southern California organizations named to the Super Bowl 56 Legacy Program. Click here to watchhttps://www.foxla.com/news/super-bowl-56-host-committee-recognizes-la-investment-fund-aimed-at-black-owned-businesses

Angela Rye Sits Down with Black Cooperative Investment Fund

Angela Rye Sits Down with Black Cooperative Investment Fund

The Black Cooperative Investment Fund (BCIF) Salon Series is back and in conversation with Political Strategist, Angela Rye. We’re looking forward to a dynamic and thought provoking conversation as she shares her professional journey and the importance of championing social justice issues that continue to plague the Black Community. Read more…

Black Cooperative Investment Fund Launches Inaugural Salon Series

Black Cooperative Investment Fund Launches Inaugural Salon Series

The Black Cooperative Investment Fund (BCIF) launched its inaugural salon series featuring special guest entertainment attorney and co-founder of the Time’s Up campaign, Nina Shaw — moderated by television host Diann Valentine, creator of the new Bravo Network series To Rome for Love. Nina’s candor was refreshing.  Her legal expertise and institutional knowledge stressed how …

Black Cooperative Investment Fund Awards First Loan!

Black Cooperative Investment Fund Awards First Loan!

The Black Cooperative Investment Fund (BCIF) awarded its first microloan to  C.H.N.O. Box, LLC founded by Meggan Bishop-Oirech. The board of directors unanimously voted to award a $15,000 small business loan. BCIF believes that C.H.N.O. embodies the spirit of black economic empowerment and are poisitioned and poised for success. BCIF is California’s only community-based, non-bank controlled, …

BCIF President/CEO Robert Lewis’ guest appearance on KJLH’s Front Page show (12/29/16)

BCIF President/CEO Robert Lewis’ guest appearance on KJLH’s Front Page show (12/29/16)

On December 29, 2016, BCIF President/CEO Robert Lewis appeared on KJLH’s Front Page show to discuss the need for economic empowerment to be the primary social justice platform for the Black community. Listen to enjoy this thought-provoking conversation regarding economic development and civic engagement in the Black community. The show was hosted by Starlett Quarles …