Economic Development

The Committee for Economic Development shall implement local efforts and support national programs to preserve and expand economic empowerment among African-Americans and other communities of color by: 

  • Researching and establishing relationships with private and public entities; 
  • Supporting the work of the National Office in monitoring the progress and activity of private and public entities designated by national programs; and 
  • Implementing local efforts to promote the growth of business ownership; 
  • Increasing employment and job creation; and 
  • Encouraging business development and home ownership.