A not-at-all-comprehensive list of resources for Black freelancers

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Local Initiatives Support Corporation’s Small Business Relief Grants

This coronavirus relief program is specifically targeted to entrepreneurs of color, women- and veteran-owned businesses that often lack access to flexible, affordable capital. Applications are currently closed, but you can sign up for updates on their website.

The National Association of Black Journalists

NABJ is an organization of journalists, students and media-related professionals that provides quality programs and services to and advocates on behalf of black journalists worldwide.


A community built to help creatives access the resources they need to build the future they want for themselves and the next generation. Check out their job board and weekly newsletter, and be sure to follow them on Twitter.

Black Wall Street

Make sure you’re listed in this directory of Black-owned businesses, and check here next time you need to outsource work or hire a consultant.

Black Mental Health Alliance

Black and IPOC people are drastically underrepresented in the mental health field, while many people find that a therapist who shares your lived experience can provide much more effective support. Find a Black therapist

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