2023 Q1 Newsletter
Latest updates on our projects and insights to keep you informed and engaged. Learn about what FBC has been up to in the first quarter of the year.
Black Entrepreneurship Program
Equipping black youth and young adults with the skills and knowledge necessary to become successful entrepreneurs. Participants will be eligible to receive a grant of up to $5,000.00.
Supports for Student Learning Program
Building foundations for Black Youth. Students who complete the program are eligible to receive a scholarship between $500.00 and $6,000.00.
Registration for Cohort 2 of Black Entrepreneurship Program Now Closed
The Black Entrepreneurship Program (BEP) has closed registration for Cohort 2. Aspiring black entrepreneurs can still register for cohort 3 here. The program, aims to support the growth and success of Black-owned businesses and entrepreneurs, providing them with...
Public Health Agency Canada (PHAC) Invests Over $286,000 in Black-Led Projects to Promote Vaccine Confidence and Uptake
Our Executive Director, Chris Thompson joined MP Shaun Chen, Executive Director of Black Physicians' Association of Ontario, Chenai Kadungure MA, MPhil; and BPAO Board Member & Black Creek Clinic Lead, Dr Neil to announce that the Public Health Agency of Canada |...
National Partners Group meeting
On January 26th, we successfully hosted our second National Partners Group meeting to connect members of the community together. It was an interactive session where some of our partners; African Caribbean Business Network, Black in Saskatchewan, The Council for Black...
Supports for Student Learning
SSLP is a free after school program with mentorship for Black youth. Providing free workshops, 1-on-1 tutoring, mentoring and the opportunity to receive scholarships of up to $6000.
A 4 month program delivered virtually. You and your peers will be provided with mentorship, business seminars and a chance to pitch your start-up and receive funding to help jump start your idea!