1. In this role, you will connect with journalists, media outlets, podcast hosts, producers, and bloggers and devise strategies to engage them in Black Connect's SOS program. The purpose of SOS is to help media outlets source stories in order to present different perspectives, increase minority representation in the media, and accurately portray communities of color. Learn more at https://www.blackconnect.org/sharing-our-stories.
PR for the organization
2. In this role, you will write and edit press releases and create messaging around social media and email marketing campaigns. You will seek out and secure media opportunities for the organization.
Please indicate which role you are interested in and respond with your resume/cv.
Black Connect is a national, membership-based, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to eliminating the racial wealth gap in America by increasing the number and success rate of Black-owned businesses.
Founded on June 3, 2019, Black Connect is the only national, membership based organization focused solely on eliminating the racial wealth gap in America by increasing the number and success rate of Black-owned businesses. Our programs and mobile app provide tools and resources that foster and facilitate business ownership and economic independence.
We envision thriving Black businesses and communities across every state in America achieved through education, resources, collaboration, partnership, and mentoring. An entrepreneurial ecosystem is indispensable to significantly increase Black business ownership and make entrepreneurship more widespread and profitable.
Black Connect tears down silos with a national membership and chapter base; thereby fostering collaboration and increasing and unifying communication, awareness, and resources. Black Connect is developing a business incubator that will provide assistance with every aspect of the business cycle from idea to income.
We empower our members with a diverse range of ideas, tools, and resources that support professional and economic development. All members are connected via the Black Connect mobile app and business networking platform ( blackconnect.com).
Media & Broadcasting
Race & Ethnicity
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
June 16, 2021
Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
Verbal / Written Communication
Brand Development & Messaging
Minimum of 2 hours per week
Prior experience working in communications or journalism or college student majoring in PR related field. Respond with resume and area of interest.