Circulating the Black Dollar one connection at a time
Very important black entrepreneurs social(V.I.B.E.S.) was founded 8/2017 by Tareva McCray who has always had a passion to support her community and the businesses in them. When always faced with individuals saying they didn’t know of any black owned businesses, she decided to take action and create an environment that would show case upstanding black owned businesses in the community and give elite consumers a chance to not only shop but build connections with those they do business with. In addition being the founder of VIBES Tareva is also a mother to her daughter Lyric and a licensed barber at Fadeology Barbershop.
The debut event VIBES: The holiday edition was a total hit with in the community with 6 vendors, 11 sponsors and 215 attendees. Since then they have gained a following of over 1900 individuals 99.5% Black 60% women and 40% men.
VIBES hopes to continue its growth and foster new long lasting connections between business owners and consumers and to also provide resources that will support individuals who want to become entrepreneurs and don’t know what to start !