DNA Breadwinner Party
Time & Location
About the Event
DNA has an exciting progressive and educational opportunity for you at our first annual DNA Breadwinner Party 2020. A panel discussion, vending and networking event for Detroit’s Black Entrepreneurs. Centered around the question of, “How to obtain and maintain a professional Black business while engaging with your community?” Taking place on August 22, 2020 from 2pm-5pm EST.
100% of the proceeds from this festivity will go towards the DNA Entrepreneurship Breadwinner Grant, which will be awarded on Labor Day, September 7, 2020. This grant is a community contribution to Black businesses located in the city of Detroit. The qualifications for grant applicants are to be a Black owned business that caters to the City of Detroit and a registered voter in Wayne County, Michigan. The breadwinner will be voted upon by Ngś Choice. Grant applications can be found on our website under the Programs page. As a participant you will have the opportunity to fulfill one or more of the roles listed:
6 Panelist- Black Women Breadwinners in Detroit!
Donation amount: $50.00 & 1 asset to add in the Black Business Basket
Benefits: Exposure to an audience of 150+ as well as a live stream audience, opportunity to influence your community in a progressive and positive manner, exchange of viewpoints among experts
10 Vendors- Black Owned & Operated Business in Detroit!
Donation Amount: $50.00 & 1 asset to add in the Black Business Basket
Benefits: Increase consumer base within the Black community, expand your knowledge of business operations with perspectives from Breadwinning experts, live broadcast Vendor Q&A
Unlimited Breadwinners- Black Entrepreneurs, Entertainers & Entities in Detroit!
Donation Amount: $20.00
Benefits: Collaboration opportunities with other businesses in the Black community, networking and brand expansion, 5 minutes of fame to manifest why you should win the DNA Entrepreneurship Grant.
As a participant, you will receive community service hours, a tax writeoff for your monetary donation, and DNA paraphernalia. Other benefits include: name recognition in media coverage, the opportunity to become a registered voter, network using our business card drop and swap table, the chance to enter a Black Business Basket Raffle and first dibs to shop with Black vendors and the opportunity to register your business with DNA Ngś Business Portal(NBP).
- Breadwinner$20+$0.50 Service fee$20+$0.50 Service fee0$0
- Vendor$50+$1.25 Service fee$50+$1.25 Service fee0$0
- Panelists$50+$1.25 Service fee$50+$1.25 Service fee0$0