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Changing of the Guard: Sarah Harris takes the helm as the BBA's Interim President & CEO

The Black Business Association (BBA) is a well-respected institution in Southern California. It was created in Los Angeles in 1970 to foster an environment conducive to African American and minority small business owners. By dedicating the organization to the advocacy, promotion, and development of African American-owned businesses with the hopes of creating an economic base to allow the African American community true self-sufficiency.

Changing of the Guard: Sarah Harris takes the helm as the BBA's Interim President & CEO

Earl "Skip" Cooper Talks 50 Years of the BBA

If you have not met Earl "Skip" Cooper, II, you are missing out on quite a treat. His smile makes you smile. His laugh makes you laugh. His storytelling is mesmerizing. His love for Black folk and Black businesses runs as deep as Lake Tanganyika (Africa's deepest body of water). He is the quintessential Black leader who adorns himself in African garb not because it looks nice but because he appreciates the energy of his ancestors and ethnic pride.

Earl "Skip" Cooper Talks 50 Years of the BBA
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