The creation of ShopBIPOC was a response to calls from individuals, businesses and institutions who wanted to support BIPOC-owned businesses and didn’t have access to a central marketplace. Through a collaborative effort of twelve community organizations, ShopBIPOC was launched in the Fall of 2022 to connect consumers with BIPOC-owned businesses through an online marketplace.
This platform supports these entrepreneurs in establishing and strengthening their digital presence and connecting with new consumers that may have never had access to them. ShopBIPOC is free for business owners to list their businesses and accessible for consumers to shop and explore.
The ShopBIPOC Collaborative includes the following partners: