Throughout February, Discover_TMA is celebrating Black History Month by spotlighting those making history NOW. Take a journey with us as we travel across Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago, and New York City, highlighting Black-owned businesses and restaurants, Black influencers and artists, Black history facts, and nonprofits making a difference in the Black community. Celebrate those making history with us, TMA style!
Next up: Dallas. Let’s explore the incredible businesses, influencers, nonprofits, and more that can be found in TMA’s headquarter city.
While this celebration is all about the present, we’re starting with the past. Here are five Black history facts to know about Dallas.
Fitness, sweet treats, beauty supplies, and beyond – here are five Black-owned businesses and five Black-owned restaurants in Dallas to support and spend your money.
- Cake Bar
- The Daiquiri Shoppe
- Pangea Restaurant & Bar
- Studio Moiselle
- GRIT Fitness
- Cimone Key Creative Studio
- Cookie Society
- The Breakfast Bar
- Roots Chicken Shak
- BPolished Beauty Supply
Follow and get to know these five Dallas influencers and bloggers.
Here are five nonprofits that serve the Dallas Black community worth knowing and supporting.
- Marcus Graham Project
- SM Wright Foundation
- The Williams Hope Project
- Keeping Family Connected
- House of Rebirth
Make sure to check out Discover_TMA’s Black History Month playlist on Spotify where each week five songs by Black artists from a featured city will be added. Hear from Dallas area locals Kirk Franklin, Erykah Badu, and more. Enjoy!
Not in Dallas? Check out Los Angeles here and be on the lookout for Chicago and NYC content coming soon. You can also check out Forbes’ 100 Black-Owned Businesses to Support HERE.
Discover TMA, our diversity and inclusion initiative, was created with the purpose of expanding agency understanding of the diverse people at the heart of our culture through content, education, and conversations.