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Awards Event

When: April 22, 5:00 PM - April 24, 8:00 PM
Ages allowed: All Ages
Cost: Free

BlackBizBall ( Awards Ceremony is given by Ebony 100 Directory Services (  The directory team will be awarding 24 Black Businesses from Boston and surrounding committees. These businesses exemplify the Kwanzaa principles: Unity, Self Determination, Collective Work and Responsibility, Cooperative Economics, Purpose, Creativity, Innovation and Faith and Hope. Infused in the ceremony will be private, political speakers and celebrities.


Music from all genres of the African and African American experience, including African, Gospel, Blues, Jazz, R&B, Reggae and Hip Hop.  Art, Karaoke and a Business leadership fashion show will help set the formal professional stage right from the comforts of everyone’s home or in small venues we will organize. BlackBizBall will ask every one coming to the 3-day virtual event to dress-up and show-up because we are going to have a ball at the Black Biz Ball.


Honoring our community-based businesses that are too often under funded or unappreciated is our event mission. The event hopes to set up a fund for youth who have lost a family member to COVID. The Black Biz Ball marks a transition and sets the stage for change, share equity and economic development of our businesses on the ground serving and solving community problems. Those who serve and love our people through their business offerings and existence are our future.


Rise up you mighty small Black businesses employ our youth and people you are our future. Marie Firmin, President and the Black Biz Ball Team Please email to be a sponsor or give a contribution for the event at