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MISSION

We believe that all people should have access to daily essential needs, quality education and generational wealth.  We provide real-time referrals to consumers, access to educational resources to all, and visibility to small black-owned businesses in under-represented communities.

WHO ARE WE?

Black Dolla Indy is a Civic & Social organization that serves as a vital link, connecting consumers to small black-owned businesses and facilitating connections between these businesses and resources essential for growth and sustainability.

 

Our mission is to provide ACCESS to both consumers and small black-owned businesses, particularly in under-represented areas of Indianapolis.  Through our virtual community space, individuals can access real-time essential services while also benefiting from educational opportunities.

 

We offer EDUCATION resources to support personal and professional growth.

Moreover, Black Dolla Indy plays a crucial role in connecting new, aspiring, and existing businesses with local organizations that provide RESOURCES such as mentorship, business education, financial assistance, and expansion initiatives.

 

Additionally, we prioritize enhancing VISIBILITY through various channels, including advertising space within our community platform, membership programs, monthly e-newsletters, live on-site reviews, video podcasts, networking events, and industry-specific gatherings accessible to all Hoosiers.

What You Need To Know

Our BDI community platform serves over 50,000 people across Indiana, Atlanta, Florida, Chicago, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, North Carolina, California, and Ohio. Within any 28-day period, more than 36,000 individuals actively engage on the platform simultaneously.

Highlights

FEATURES

​Black Dolla has been featured on the front page of the Indianapolis Recorder, in the Indy Star, Black Enterprise, Indiana Minority Business magazine, on WISH TV, WRTV, Fox 59, CBS4Indy, Indy Black Owned, The Gray Area, Midwest Leak Magazine, Visit Indy, Black Banks Matter, Hot96 with Cameron Scott, WTLC, AM 1310: The Light, IndyNow, Queenship Quarters Podcast, and Verizon Digital Ready Fireside Chat.

Awards received within the community space include the 2020 Black Excellence Award,  2023 Service Impact Award, & WTLC's 2024 Black History Trailblazer Award

Black Dolla is committed to nurturing relationships and enhancing the black buying experience.

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