Celebrate the vibrant culture, exciting events, delicious food, friendly people and cherished traditions of Michigan with People First Economy. Black History Month is a fantastic opportunity to highlight the diversity within the black economy. Join us in supporting these cherished local businesses by visiting them today!
Shiny Diamond Car Wash, Local First Member
1600 Madison Ave SE Grand Rapids, MI
Shiny Diamond Car Wash is the premier car wash destination in Grand Rapids, Michigan. They provide their customers with a top-notch experience, and guarantee that every vehicle leaving their facility will be spotless and shiny! Their experienced staff members have years of experience in the car care industry, so they know exactly what it takes to get your ride looking its best. From exterior washes to interior detailing, they have all the services you need to make sure your car looks great and lasts for the long haul. Plus, with competitive prices and discounts for loyalty members, you can always count on them for an affordable, superior clean wash every time. The next time you’re in Grand Rapids, stop by Shiny Diamond Car Wash and let them take care of your ride!
Inspiring U, Local First Member
1115 Alton Ave SE Grand Rapids, MI
Inspiring U is a Grand Rapids-base therapy institute that serves adults and children in our community. They provide comprehensive therapeutic care, tailored to the individual needs of each client. Lisa Baker, LCSW, EMDR trained, TF-CBT, owns Inspiring U and is dedicated to helping clients reach their fullest potential and achieve their goals. She has extensive experience in providing evidence-based treatments for a variety of mental health issues such as depression, anxiety, trauma, substance abuse, eating disorders, adjustment difficulties and much more. Inspiring U provides support services including counseling sessions with family members or caregivers to ensure that everyone involved has access to effective resources and treatment plans. With compassion and understanding, Inspiring U creates an environment where individuals can feel safe while gaining confidence in themselves so they can lead healthy lives both emotionally and physically.
Global Foods Distribution Center, Good For Michigan Participant
1475 E Jefferson Ave Detroit, MI
Global Food Distribution Center a Detroit-based business that is committed to making a positive impact on the environment. They specialize in creating sustainable products that reduce waste and promote eco-friendliness. The company takes pride in its efforts to minimize waste by using environmentally responsible materials and processes in its manufacturing. By doing so, Global Food Distribution Center not only helps the environment but also provides consumers with quality products that align with their values. Whether it’s through reducing packaging waste or using renewable energy sources, Global Food Distribution Center is dedicated to making a difference in the world through sustainable business practices.
Walker-Miller Energy Services, New and first Black-owned B Corp in Michigan
8045 2nd Ave, Detroit, MI
Walker-Miller Energy Services is a leading energy efficiency services company that offers sustainable and efficient solutions to both residential and commercial clients. They are dedicated to helping their clients reduce their energy consumption and costs while promoting environmental sustainability. Through its innovative solutions and expert technicians, Walker-Miller Energy Services provides a wide range of services including energy audits, weatherization, lighting upgrades, HVAC optimization, and renewable energy solutions. With its commitment to delivering high-quality services and its dedication to reducing its clients’ carbon footprint, Walker-Miller Energy Services is a trusted partner for anyone looking to increase their energy efficiency and help the environment!