COVID-19 ECONOMIC IMPACT ON BLACK BUSINESS

Based on several studies done on the effect of racism on the Black community, the most devastating effect has been economic. As you know, COVID-19 has negatively affected Blacks at double the rate of our white counterparts.

Mayor, we need to know what financial mechanism could the city of Houston employ to assist the black consumer in closing the financial gap that has been widen by COVID-19 pandemic and begin to build generational wealth in our community?