African American Female Entrepreneurs Alliance (AAFEA)
excerpt from web site <http://www.aafea.net>
The vision of AAFEA is to strengthen, expand and increase the visibility and profitability
of African American Female Businesses while strengthening our faith, families, places of
worship and communities of our business owners.
A non-profit member organization committed to strengthening businesses through
education, mentoring and networking.
To increase the clientele and profits of African-American Female Entrepreneurs
through a commitment to do business with members of the Alliance as a first option.
To increase the awareness of political and government officials on the issues that
affect the business climate as it relates to African-American Female Entrepreneurs.
To increase knowledge of issues and policies that affect African-American
Entrepreneurs and Women through quarterly workshops conducted by our peers and
To change or eliminate systems that discriminate against businesses because of race
To increase awareness of issues and policies that affect African-Americans,
Entrepreneurs, and Women through quarterly newsletters that also highlight and
market businesses in the Alliance.
To disseminate a directory of Alliance member businesses to the public to further
increase our client base and profit levels.
To provide a vehicle of support and networking for African-American Female
Entrepreneurs to expand, collaborate and partner as we learn about what products,
services, grants, low-interest loans and business ventures are available to us.
To contribute to non-profit organizations that make a positive impact on the
communities where we do business.