Small Biz Owners Need A More Level Playing Field, African American Chamber Of Commerce CEO Says

Small business owners need help to grow, but often the people who could help them most aren’t accessible, or don’t know someone is looking.

Doris Carson Williams, president and CEO of the African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania, says black-owned businesses employ thousands of workers in the region, but Pennsylvania still scores poorly for its business climate. She joined The Confluence to talk about the chamber’s history, membership and goals for 2019.

Later in the program, Dr. Nosakhere Griffin-El explains how his son’s experience with a speech delay inspired the Young Dreamers Book Club, which promotes early childhood literacy. 


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