To encourage and support the pursuit of entrepreneurship, professional excellence, higher education and economic empowerment by Black Canadians.
About BLACK BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION (BBPA)
Founded in 1983, the BBPA is a non-profit, charitable organization that addresses equity and opportunity for the Black community in business, employment, education and economic development.
The BBPA sponsors the annual BBPA Harry Jerome Awards, a national awards event that recognizes and honours excellence in achievement and supports higher education through the BBPA Harry Jerome Scholarship Fund. In addition the BBPA provides networking opportunities for entrepreneurs and professionals.