We exist to support Black businesses and their customers, who agree that keeping our dollars circulating within our commmunity is tantamount to Black empowerment in the Bay Area and beyond.

THE NEW VIBE

Hard work. Passion and excellence built us up. Working smarter moves us forward. None of us are above rolling up our sleeves to get things done. Pride in our work shows in the smallest details, we build relationships. We care about the people we collaborate with, and it show in our actions. We keep our promises. Protecting each other through best practices is integrated into everything we do.

-Palmisano Master Builders

OUR MISSION

BAOBOB (Bay Area Organization of Black Owned Businesses) is a membership organization committed to connecting, promoting, informing and representing Black owned and led business and nonprofits throughout the Bay Area.   BAOBOB is a program of Cowrie Village, an organization committed to working for the economic empowerment of Black people, our offspring and our allies in th3 inner city. Cowrie Village is a fiscally sponsored project of Empowerment Works.

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