Elevating Black entrepreneurship in North Carolina

The North Carolina Black Entrepreneurship Council (NC BEC) will lead NC IDEA in its programmatic and grant making ambitions to address the challenges of Black entrepreneurship in North Carolina. The Council will work closely with the Foundation to identify, recommend and support partners, grant recipients and programs to serve the entrepreneurial aspirations and economic potential of North Carolina’s Black community.

About the Council

The NC BEC was formed to serve the entrepreneurial aspirations and economic potential of NC’s Black community.

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Council Leadership

Meet the twenty-five individuals who are members of the inaugural North Carolina Black Entrepreneurship Council

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2020 ECOSYSTEM Grant

Learn more about our current call for applications open through November 2nd.

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