Pepsi's Giving Away $10 Million to Black-Owned Businesses. Atlanta's Slutty Vegan Is the First.

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Pepsi’s Giving Away $10 Million to Black-Owned Businesses. Atlanta’s Slutty Vegan Is the First.

Slutty Vegan is one of the first recipients of The Black Restaurant Accelerator Program, which aims to provide $10 million in support to Black restaurateurs who were disproportionately impacted by the pandemic. 

NYC Is One Step Closer to Getting Its First Vegan Mayor

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NYC Is One Step Closer to Getting Its First Vegan Mayor

Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams, who has been vegan since 2016, has won the NYC primary mayoral election.

Violife and Wu-Tang’s RZA Give Black-Owned Restaurants $20,000 to Go Plant-Based

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Violife and Wu-Tang’s RZA Give Black-Owned Restaurants $20,000 to Go Plant-Based

Black-owned restaurants who commit to adding plant-based options can apply for a $20,000 grant courtesy of dairy-free cheese brand Violife and legendary vegan musician RZA. 

Booker T. Washington-Inspired Vegan Ice Cream Is The Flavor of Juneteenth 

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Black-woman owned Whipped Urban Dessert Lab is donating a portion of sales from its Taste of Freedom flavor to help uplift youth impacted by the criminal justice system.

This Woman Helped 15,000 Black Women Go Vegan in 2020

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This Woman Helped 15,000 Black Women Go Vegan in 2020

Nutritionist Tracye McQuirter surpassed her goal of helping 10,000 Black women go vegan through her free 21-day online program.

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Slutty Vegan’s Plant-Based Burgers Are Coming to Shake Shack

The SluttyShack vegan burger features a Shake Shack veggie patty paired with Slutty Vegan’s secret sauce and will be available at select locations for a limited time to support a good cause. 

Glow Up with These 11 Black Women-Owned Vegan Beauty Brands

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Glow Up with These 11 Black Women-Owned Vegan Beauty Brands

Choose between glittery eyeshadows, nude lipsticks made for darker skin tones, and brightly-hued matte nail polishes. 

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Their Food Was Outlawed in Mississippi. Now, They’re Serving Up Vegan Cajun-Creole in Portland.

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Their Food Was Outlawed in Mississippi. Now, They’re Serving Up Vegan Cajun-Creole in Portland.

After a state Senate bill in Jackson, MS outlawed the labeling of plant-based food as meat, Kim and Alkebulan Moroski set their sights on Portland, OR. 

San Diego’s First Vegan Breakfast Café Is Black-Owned

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San Diego’s First Vegan Breakfast Café Is Black-Owned

Waffle-wrapped corn dogs and next-level vegan breakfast sandwiches take center stage at San Diego’s first plant-based breakfast café.

Vegan Black-Owned Cereal Brand Is Serving Up Empowerment, Too

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Vegan Black-Owned Cereal Brand Is Serving Up Empowerment, Too

Proud Puffs vegan cereal features chocolate-flavored empowerment fist-shaped puffs made with real cocoa, tapioca, and sweetened with monk fruit.

San Antonio Gets Its First Black-Owned Vegan Street Market

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Los Angeles Community Supports Black-Owned Vegan Food Truck After Devastating Fire

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Los Angeles Community Supports Black-Owned Vegan Food Truck After Devastating Fire

This Brooklyn Vegan Restaurant Opened 2 Weeks Before the Pandemic. Now, They're Booming. 

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This Brooklyn Vegan Restaurant Opened 2 Weeks Before the Pandemic. Now, They’re Booming. 

Despite opening two weeks before New York City’s COVID-19 closures, Black-owned Ras Plant Based is Brooklyn’s newest rising star. 

There’s Now a Vegan Community Fridge in New York City

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There’s Now a Vegan Community Fridge in New York City

Spearheaded by Eloísa Trinidad and longtime activist and community organizer Power Malu, the Overthrow Community Fridge was inspired by an urgent need to provide healthy, animal-free foods to the local community.

NBA Star Chris Paul Just Made It Easier to Support Vegan Black-Owned Brands

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NBA Star Chris Paul Just Made It Easier to Support Vegan Black-Owned Brands

Vegan basketball player Chris Paul joins grocery platform goPuff to build its offering of plant-based snacks made by Black- and Brown-owned brands.

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