U.S. Black Chamber of Commerce awards Brown Aspiration their ByBlack National Black-Owned business certification
After weeks of an independent and thorough application process, Brown Aspiration obtained its official certification as a Black-Owned Business by the United States Black Chamber of Commerce (USBC) on May 10, 2022. United States Black Chambers' ByBlack certification is the only national certification exclusively for Black-owned businesses and is in partnership with American Express. In addition to the certification, the United States Chamber of Commerce offers an extensive national Black business directory developed by the US Black Chambers to help businesses and consumers identify certified black-owned companies. The ByBlack certification program provides Black entrepreneurs a way to reach new customers and access valuable business resources.
About Brown Aspiration
Brown Aspiration is a premier stationery marketplace celebrating positive images of Black culture. But Brown Aspiration is not your mama's stationery store. Instead, enjoy Brown Aspiration for a unique take on diverse and inclusive office supplies. Known for its eye-catching designs, grab a planner, notebook, pens, and accessories to glam up your office. The brand covers all stationery needs with a touch of melanin. Additionally, eco-friendly options, such as the Kraft line of notebooks, are also available for modern-conscious consumers.
Brown Aspiration is more than a brand. We take our corporate responsibility to our customers, community, and the environment. Our paper products are produced with mostly sustainable and recyclable materials. Our notebooks, planners, and notepads are USA manufactured. As of 2021, we donate a portion of each sale to Trees for the Future, a nonprofit that planet trees worldwide, and the Entreherneur Foundation's Grant for Black Women-Owned Businesses.
Brown Aspiration is a Certified Woman-Owned and Black-Owned Business located in Odenton, Maryland. Follow them on Instagram @brownaspirationstore.