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Facebook group looks to help support local Black businesses – WREX-TV

A Facebook group that began in Northern Illinois looks to help support Black businesses in the area.

It’s called Black Business DeKalb, IL.

The group was founded by Chanel McKinnie in 2019.

Around 1,400 people are now a part of the group.

McKinnie says right now, she wants to help others flourish and earn money during the COVID-19 pandemic.