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Saturday, September 24

Support Minority

Business Enterprise

Since 1983 MBDA has led the National Minority Enterprise Development Week (MED Week) observance to recognize the achievements and economic contributions made by Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs).  This year’s MED Week celebration will culminate with the 2nd Annual Buy MBE Day on Saturday, September 24, 2022!

Buy MBE Day helps generate awareness, support, and revenue to the millions of minority-owned firms across the country by:

  • Encouraging engagement with MBEs representing companies owned and operated by African Americans and Pacific Islanders, Hasidic Jews, and Native Americans.
  • Motivating individual consumers as well as private and public sector buyers to intentionally show their commitment to minority businesses by shopping with them in person and/or online.
  • Demonstrating appreciation for the contributions ethnic minority entrepreneurs make to their local economies.
  • Spotlighting how MBEs improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods.
    Inspiring success throughout the MBE community.

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You are invited to join the
celebration hosted by
MBDA’s national network!

Download Buy MBE Day Toolkits

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Buy MBE 2021 results


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Interested in

becoming a sponsor?

MBDA is seeking National Buy MBE Day Campaign Sponsors to help generate awareness and promote participation across multiple media channels and encourage individual and corporate patronization of MBEs through their retail, business-to business, and eCommerce storefronts.


Antavia F. Grimsley, CGMP

Program Manager, National Minority Enterprise Development Week and Buy MBE Day
1401 Constitution Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20230
[email protected]