"If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together."
- African Proverb
The Recycle The Black Dollar is an economic call-to-action for the Black community to Reduce, Recycle, Reuse, and Reclaim resources in our community. Recycle The Black Dollar ecosystem allows us to embrace the brilliance of us, the excellence of us, the creativity of us, the strength of us, and the power of us.
Reduce the volume of money and resources leaving the Black community.
Recycle the Black dollar in the Black community exponentially longer than 6 hours.
Reuse the talents within the Black community to build and fortify economic justice and economic power.
Reclaim the lifecycle of the Black dollar that built Black Wall Street.
Recycle The Black Dollar is an economic call to action for the Black community to Reduce, Recycle, Reuse, and Reclaim the resources in our community.
Our mission to fortify Black economic power and justice by connecting Black consumers to Black businesses.
Our Cornerstone Projects:
1. Annual Blackout Conference
2. Recycle The Black Dollar directory for Black-owned businesses.
3. Harriet Tubman $20 bill campaign.
As a millennial, with a foundation rooted in advocacy for nearly two decades, Chantel is driven by the words of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and John Lewis, "Our ancestors may have all come here on different ships, but we're in the same boat now." As an entrepreneur, Chantel believes, "it is OUR time to take the helm and steer the ship toward economic justice, community power, and generational wealth. 2020 has shifted the economic trajectory in favor of the Black community. This is the moment to reconstruct our history and build the movement for generational wealth, justice, and power.