Florida business owners celebrate Black Restaurant Week

 Florida business owners celebrate Black Restaurant Week

Black Restaurant Week has expanded to 15 different areas across the country, including Jacksonville.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — In 2016, a nonprofit based out of Texas created a national campaign to help support black owner restaurants.

“Small businesses in the black community don’t really have the finical capital to do big brand awareness marketing campaigns on their own,” said Falayn Ferrell Managing partner. “We really wanted to create something that was all-inclusive for them to really showcase who they are to the community and to drive dollars to local economies.”

Black Restaurant Week has expanded to 15 different areas across the country, including Jacksonville.

From Nov. 12…

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