Need To Know With Dr. Nsenga Burton-Fearless Fund

TonyTidbit: A Black Executive Perspective

Jun 14 2024 • 7 mins

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In this episode of 'Need to Know with Nsenga' on Black Executive Perspective, Dr.Nsenga Burton discusses the Federal Appeals Court's decision to block the Fearless Fund from issuing grants exclusively to Black women. She highlights the systemic barriers Black women face in entrepreneurship despite their impressive contributions and statistics. Dr. Burton explains the need for specialized support like the Fearless Fund and shares insights on the broader implications of these legal setbacks on marginalized communities striving for equal opportunities in business.


▶︎ In This Episode

  1. 00:00: Introduction to Need to Know with Dr. Nsenga Burton.
  2. 00:22: Federal Appeals Court Blocks Fearless Fund.
  3. 00:51: Statistics on Black Women Entrepreneurs.
  4. 01:46: Challenges Faced by Black Women Entrepreneurs.
  5. 03:22: The Role of the Fearless Fund.
  6. 04:17: Systemic Disparities and the Need for Support.
  7. 06:33: Personal Reflections and Call to Action.
  8. 07:28 Conclusion and Next Week.

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