• Small Business

    Black Owned Businesses Take the Hardest Hit

    While small businesses across the United States have taken a major hit due to the novel COVID-19 coronavirus, black-owned businesses have suffered the most. Fia Thomas, owner of Fia’s Fabulous Finds knew she had to pivot for the sake of her business once the pandemic hit. “Let me be honest. I don’t know if I am going to last until January. I am just taking it one day at a time,” said Thomas. Fia’s Fabulous Finds, located in the Petworth neighborhood of Washington, DC, is a consignment shop that has been in business for almost a decade. The shop was more than just a place to buy clothes, Fia’s Fabulous…