Black Wall Street Newsletter: Event, Spotlight, and Updates!



Get ready to groove at the BWS HOLIDAY JAM on December 20 at the Black Wall Street Building (8 River Arts Place, Asheville, NC)! We’re turning up the festive vibes from 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm for a night of celebration and community spirit. The best part? Entry is absolutely FREE! Just snag your tickets and join us for a memorable evening filled with music, laughter, and holiday cheer.

Let’s vibe together and make this holiday season unforgettable!

Free entry, just snag your ticket on Eventbrite here:

Nominate someone in your community for the Black Wall Street Legacy Awards:

Join us for the Black Wall Street Legacy Awards at 8 River Arts Place. This ceremony is a tribute to the incredible contributions of Black community members who have fueled progress and history. Let’s come together to honor our pioneers, both young and old, in an evening filled with festivities. Don’t miss out—let’s commemorate and uplift together! February 24th (5-8pm)

Black Legacy Awards nomination link: NOMINATE HERE!

Get Your Free Ticket: TICKET HERE!

Meet Black Wall Street Coaches

Work with Nicole Lee

Nicole Lee is a warrior mom of 3, 30-year veteran entrepreneur, self-published author, and owner of The Doula of Entrepreneurship where her mission is to eradicate negative thinking through emotional well-being tools, entrepreneurial strategies, and empowerment. Her goal is to positively impact relationships, nurture environments and build cultural interconnectedness.  More insight?

Work with Aisha Adams

Aisha Adams has been a catalyst for small businesses and startups seeking transformative coaching since 2014. As the visionary founder and CEO of the Aisha Adams Media Group, Adams specializes in crafting profitable and socially conscious business models. An influential entrepreneur with a heart for community economic development, Adams extends her expertise through Equity Over Everything, addressing disparities in entrepreneurship and assisting entrepreneurs in making necessary connections.

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Are you interested in getting free technical assistance for your business?

We strive to expand access to our technical assistance by offering financial-need-based scholarships as current support allows.

Please reach out to Aisha or Nicole to see if you qualify!

Meet Allyson Deese:

Allyson M. Deese, author of “Discovering The Joy Within,”,” “Write The Vision,” “31 Days of Positive Affirmations Parts One and Two,” and “Lights Camera Action,” along with various short stories and novellas, is a passionate writer. Although “Why Am I Different?” marks her debut in children’s literature, it certainly won’t be her last. Born and raised in North Carolina, Allyson dedicates her days to crafting stories that uplift, educate, and entertain. With a profound love for reading, she weaves narratives that resonate with readers of all ages, embodying her commitment to making a positive impact through her writing.

“Working with Aisha Adams and Black Wall Street has been such a joy! In such a short time I reached a lot of my goals and I am putting my 2024 strategy in action. Excellent program. 10/10 would definitely recommend!”

Support her new book, “Why Am I Different”:

Meet Leah, an adorable little girl who questions why she doesn’t resemble her classmates and friends. Join little Leah as she learns to love herself just as she is.

Get Ready for GrindFest 2024!

Become a vital part of GrindFest by volunteering!


Participate in a powerful, impactful community movement in Asheville. Apply now and make a difference!


Expand your network by connecting with potential business partners or lifelong friends. Apply now to grow your community ties!


It’s not just about work; it’s an opportunity to relish your community. Join us for good music, parties, and the joy of volunteering. Apply now for a fulfilling experience!


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8 River Arts Place,, Asheville, NC