Shaq & American Express Offer $10 Million In Grants For Black Businesses


The American Express Experience At NBA All-Star 2020 - Day 2

The American Express Experience At NBA All-Star 2020 - Day 2

Shaquille O'Neal is partnering with American Express to be a part of the Coalition to Back Black Business.

Part of the effort includes $10 million in grants over the next 4 years to Black-owned businesses.

Businesses that want to apply for a $5,000 grant have until September 21st to do so. Finalists will be required to fill out more information if chosen.

O'Neal said American Express always answers when he calls. He explained, "Every time I’ve asked for something to help in the community, they’ve always been there. The grant program, I think it’s beautiful.”

Do you know a Black-owned business that could use this money?

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