Chicago is filled with businesses that make delicious foods and beverages, and many even go an extra mile. We encourage you to check out these Black-owned businesses that are finding unique ways to give back to the Chicago community.
1. Justice of the Pies
2. Tea Squares
3. Iya Foods
4. Chicago French Press
WHY: Grinding for a cause, Chicago French Press supports nationwide and local 501( c)3 organizations by donating a portion of its proceeds to charitable programs. Not to mention CFP produces premium, organic coffee that is single-origin, and flavored by hand!
WHERE CAN I BUY: CFP is an online coffee destination and subscription service.
5. Love Cork Screw Wine
WHY: Love Cork Screw is a lifestyle brand founded by Chrishon Lampley, who uses her platform to mentor young women and budding entrepreneurs, and gives her time and resources to nonprofit organizations through sponsorship and speaking engagements
WHERE CAN I BUY: Numerous retailers, bars, and restaurants across the Chicagoland area, or online.