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We’re really excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Google to deliver a series of free online live training to help Black women develop new digital skills and get confident online!

Google Digital Garage provides webinar digital skills training to help people grow their skills, develop their careers or…


Introducing The Founders Club— a platform for Black women to connect + learn.

We believe that Black women deserve spaces that centre our experiences. We know you are creative, ambitious and smart individuals who care deeply about the Black community.

At Black Girl Fest, we’ve seen the magic when Black…


#BGFCreativefund is a grant programme supporting Black women and non-binary UK based creatives to encourage the development of creative ideas by supporting the continuation of projects and concepts.

Tobi Alexandra Falade is a Nigerian British visual artist creating figurative oil paintings engaging with narratives of modern Black British life and…


#BGFCreativefund is a grant programme supporting Black women and non-binary UK based creatives to encourage the development of creative ideas by supporting the continuation of projects and concepts.

Rochelle Fullarton is a Bajan artist and founder of RochelleCreative; a creative studio specialising in minimalist abstract design, oil paintings and illustration…


#BGFCreativefund is a grant programme supporting Black women and non-binary UK based creatives to encourage the development of creative ideas by supporting the continuation of projects and concepts.

Remi Graves is a drummer and writer, born and raised in West London to Ghanain and Jamaican parents. …


#BGFCreativefund is a grant programme supporting Black women and non-binary UK based creatives to encourage the development of creative ideas by supporting the continuation of projects and concepts.

Jamila Dankaro is a Nigerian-born writer. She works with African start-up companies, and a group called Black Girl Heard; a space for…


On January 30, 2021, Black Girl Fest and Stories of YOUNG hosted Women Rise — an event connecting African women entrepreneurs held at Sun City Apartments in Ghana.

With the 2020 Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs ranking Ghana as having the third-highest rate of women-owned businesses in the world…


#BGFCommunity is our spotlight series featuring brands and businesses led by Black women and non-binary people.

This month we meet Amira Rasool founder of The Folklore an innovative online retail concept based in New York City.

Amira shares more about the idea behind The Folklore and some of the challenges…


#BGFCommunity is our spotlight series featuring brands and businesses led by Black women and non-binary people.

This month we meet Abena Boamah, creative entrepreneur, mental health advocate + founder of Hanahana Beauty a consciously clean beauty + wellness brand that empowers Black women globally.

Abena shares more about how she…


A Letter from Nicole Crentsil, co-founder & CEO

2020 was a weird year for all of us. I spent a large part of it feeling super anxious but trying to remain positive and hopeful.

I remember feeling despondent and generally low amidst the global lockdown, BLM and #ENDSARS protests. However…

Black Girl Fest

Black Girl Fest is a platform dedicated to Black women, girls and non-binary.

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