Latest Past Events

Africa Day Power Networking

Be a part of an exciting evening of networking collaboration at the Africa Day Power Networking Event with professionals, entrepreneurs, and creatives

Unlocking New Business Growth Opportunities through Partnerships with Black-Owned Media

Zoom, Washington DC

Participate in the TANTV X Bomesi conversation on how the media collective/network model supports, invests in, and builds collective power for BIPOC-led publishers, empowering local news and information to strengthen diverse communities while unlocking value for businesses through investment in Black-owned media.

Build Your Business Around Something You Love – Chef Pierre Thiam

Zoom, Washington DC

Learn how to build your business around something you love with Chef Pierre Thiam, who is executing a vision of bringing West African cuisine to the global fine dining world. Market statistics indicate a growing interest in African cuisine in the United States, with approximately 44% to 50% of consumers expressing a desire to try cuisines like Ethiopian, West African, or Moroccan. For Chef Pierre, West Africa isn’t some faraway place, but rather all around us. His company Yolélé advocates for smallholder farmers in the Sahel by opening new markets for crops grown in Africa. The company’s signature product, Yolélé