november, 2020

19nov6:00 pm8:00 pmVirtual Event2020 GRABB Awards Reception Virtual

Event Details

The evening of November 19th from 6pm-8pm. We are excited to present our 7th Annual GRABB Awards Reception Virtually. The GRABB Awards Reception is a one-of-a-kind, event designed to recognize those contributing to the forward progress of our community and advance the work of Grand Rapids Area Black Businesses.The GRABB Awards were created to recognize, affirm and celebrate Black businesses, individuals and community organizations that work hard to build up and make a difference in our community.

Program Booklet –

Marcus Garvey Legacy Award Honoree:
Thomas Walker

Here are our 2020 GRABB Awards Finalist
Reuben Smartt Young, Black & Gifted Award:
Kiara Baskin
Deandre Jones
Shanta Abraham

Edith Rasberry Emerging Black Business Award:
Social Arts | Darrin Mayweather & Christopher ​Sampson
Cindy’s Chicken Coop | Lucinda Waver
We Are Lit | Kendra Mcniel

The Black Bottom Community Builder Award
Marcel Price
Nikeidra DeBarge
Brandon Kimble

NC Mutual Life Insurance Co Collaboration Award
Dreams Take Work
VSJ Fitness
The Black Book Exchange Box

Harlem Renaissance Culture Architect Award
Adrian Butler
Ella Weber
Asia Horne


Virtual Event Details

Event has already taken place!


(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm