Mission Statement

To serve as a Faith Based organization, using a collaborative approach to community-wide economic development and empowerment.

Vision Statement

The Christian Business League will be a catalyst for establishing a community that controls its own destiny through the fostering of Wealth Creation and Economic Empowerment.

Guiding Principles

In the context of our Faith, we will:

  • Make all business decisions with careful regard to Christian principles and values;

  • Seek out and support African American owned businesses;

  • Create opportunities for innovative and creative thinking, meaningful dialogue and fellowship that bonds us together;

  • Invest personally in the education and mentoring of current and future entrepreneurs;

  • Encourage the building of networks and partnerships to drive new business development;

  • Commit to supporting the financial stability of the African   American Church.

Activities of the CBL will include:

  • Quarterly Faith and Finance Breakfasts

  • Business networking and mentoring

  • Community wealth creation

  • Jobs Partnership Ministry

  • Financial Empowerment Program

  • Business Trailblazer Tribute

  • Scholarships

September
27
Sep 27, 2022 9:00 am - 3:00 pm EST

ProMedica Innovations Summit

Presented by: ProMedica
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September
28
Sep 28, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

Marketing Plan 101

Presented by: Braintree Business Development Center
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September
28
Sep 28, 2022 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm EST

Stepping Up In The Glass City: September Small Business Pitch Competition

Presented by: JumpStart
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September
29
Sep 29, 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am EST

Caffeinated Ideas

Presented by: Braintree Business Development Center
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October
06
Oct 6, 2022 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

Youngstown Business Incubator: Shark Tank

Presented by: Youngstown Business Incubator
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October
11
Oct 11, 2022 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EST

1st & Tech: Startup Networking Mixer

Presented by: JumpStart
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October
13
Oct 13, 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

Ask the Legal Expert: Laws about Trade Secrets

Presented by: Braintree
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October
19
Oct 19, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

Marketing “Must-Do’s”

Presented by: Braintree Business Development Center
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November
10
Nov 10, 2022 9:00 am - 10:00 am EST

Innovation Fund Info Session

Presented by: Innovation Fund
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November
10
Nov 10, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

Website 101

Presented by: Braintree Business Development Center
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November
17
Nov 17, 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am EST

Caffeinated Ideas

Presented by: Braintree Business Development Center
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