Congratulations to the graduated 2020 cohort! 

27.  1854 Cycling (Boston)
28.  4AllDoctors (NYC)
29.  Aclara Research (Chicago)
30.  Agtools (LA)
32.  BestFit (Atlanta)
33.  BlocPower (NYC)
34.  Blue Hills Therapeutics

35.  Candlelit Therapy (NYC)

36.  Chaku Foods (Boston)

37.  Diaspora AI (VA Beach)

38.  Eden GeoTech (Boston)

39.  Elle Vie Body Products

40.  Farmacy Foods (Detroit)
41.   GenOne (Boston)
42.  Gildform (Detroit)

43.  Hillside Harvest (Boston)

44.  Kiverdi (San Francisco)

45.  Lab141 (NYC)

46.  Marauder Robotics (Atlanta)

47. (Lagos)
48.  Naturalicious (Detroit)

49.  Nile List (DC)

50.  NOBULL (Boston)

51.   Optimal Tech (Atlanta)

52.  Paerpay (Boston)

53.  PeopleCaddie (Chicago)
54.  Squash Blossom Boutique (Atlanta)
55.  ThankYouKindly (San Francisco)

56.  Varuna (Chicago)


Majira Project

Community Development through Entrepreneurship

Majira means summer in Swahili, so in a nod to the growing season we help small businesses and startups grow. 


Our vision is to create wealth and more sustainable communities by enabling growth for small businesses and startups led by founders of color or serving underserved communities.


Our Impact

By the numbers



Hours of consulting

and coaching


Jobs Created


2019 Revenue Generated


Funding Raised


Past cohort members


“It reinforced that the company was on the right path as we pivoted in our business strategy to focus on content marketing strategy with sound marketing automation mechanics to optimize the funnel's effectiveness." 

Tina Ramos

Owner and Founder of Crossfit Iron and Grit