DR. CECIL FORBES

PRESIDENT
National Business League
Detroit Chapter

National Business League Detroit Chapter

The National Business League Detroit Chapter is the official organization of the national body in the city of Detroit. Historically, the NBL Detroit Chapter, serves as the programmatic, advocacy and platform arm of the National Negro Business League, now known as the National Business League, which was founded on August 23, 1900, by the legendary Booker T. Washington. The NBL Detroit is also the Midwest Regional Office of the National Business League, representing numerous chapters in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

ORENA PERRY

CHAIRMAN
National Business League
Detroit Chapter

DR. DANIELLE CATO-BENSON

PRESIDENT
Detroit Black Chamber of Commerce

Detroit Black Chamber of Commerce

The Detroit Black Chamber of Commerce was established in December 2000 to position Black-owned businesses for economic opportunities in Detroit. The Detroit Black Chamber of Commerce merged with the Michigan Black Chamber of Commerce in 2009 as part of a statewide reorganization.

CHAD RHODES

CHAIRMAN
Detroit Black Chamber of Commerce

BARTEL WELCH

PRESIDENT
Booker T. Washington Trade Association

Booker T. Washington Trade Association

The Booker T. Washington Trade Association was founded in 1930 by Rev. William H. Peck and a small group of local professionals and business owners as part of the National Negro Business League, now known as the National Business League, to promote the development of local black businesses in Detroit.

CRYSTAL GUNN

CHAIRMAN
Booker T. Washington Trade Association

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Corporations, Organizations, Professionals & Small Businesses are all invited to join the Movement!

    WASHINGTON, D.C.

    National Headquarters
    Eastern Regional Office
    NBL Washington, D.C. Chapter
    1513 P. Street, NW
    Washington, D.C. 20005

    (202) 210-5593

    DETROIT

    Midwest Regional Office
    NBL Detroit Chapter
    1001 Woodward, Suite 910
    Detroit, Michigan 48226

    (313) 818-3017

    LOS ANGELES

    Western Regional Office
    NBL Los Angeles Chapter
    7190 W. Sunset Blvd, Suite #12
    Los Angeles, CA 90046

    (202) 210-5593

    ATLANTA

    Southern Regional Office
    NBL Atlanta Chapter
    931 MLK Jr. Dr., SW
    Atlanta, Georgia 30314

    (404) 584-8126