In case it was not already very clear, events in recent years have further underscored just how much racial inequality still exists in the U.S. This comes as no surprise to millions of Black people across the country. But thanks to the internet, smartphones, and social media, some other people are seeing the flaws in the fabric of our society for the first time.
OneUnited Bank — the nation’s largest Black-owned bank — is addressing these longstanding problems head-on by leveraging technology, banking products, and education to improve the lives of people in the Black community.
“Black buying power in America today is over $1.2 trillion dollars,” according to the bank. “When focused on improving our neighborhoods and supporting Black-owned businesses that are more likely to hire Black people, those dollars become a powerful force. We want you to stand up and represent.”