2 black-owned business owners launch business bingo for Black History Month


TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — How well do you know your local, black-owned businesses? Well, two owners are putting you to the test with a black-owned business bingo game this month.

The goal is to visit as many black-owned businesses as you can for prizes.

“It prompts you to go to Yuppi to North Tampa Pharmacy, to Yoggi Empire to different businesses and you just mark it off,” said Kiva Williams, owner of The Fun Food Mama.

She and Karimah Henry, owner of Crafting A Fun Life, created this scavenger hunt to make Black History Month more interactive.

“I thought that it would get people out and support our local black-owned businesses,” Henry said. “They think only restaurants but there’s convenience stores, pharmacies, yonni steam lounges. There’s so many black-owned businesses that people don’t know about so we want to drive traffic to them,” Willaims…

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