Metro Philanthropist Giving New Meaning to ‘Black Friday’ During Black History Month
DES MOINES, Iowa -- There are more than 250,000 small businesses in the state, according to a 2018 Iowa Small Business Profile report. Less than 15,000 of those are made up of businesses owned by minorities. A Des Moines woman is making it her mission to make sure the businesses owned by African-Americans are thriving.