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Join us in celebrating 5 yrs of proudly advancing and promoting Black owned business in Oakland/SF Bay Area

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three days. five free events. one purpose.
Feb 19-21
Marketplace
All Day, Every Day
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Feb 19
Keynote
Maggie Anderson, JD, MBA
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Feb 20
GDTB
GDTB - Social Media Scheduling
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Feb 20
Beyond the Pivot
Business Start Up and Scaling Pitch Competition
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Feb 21
Body + Mind
Body+Mind Wellness: Breath Is A Victory
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Our Journey

2015

• Verdict that there would be no indictment in Mike Brown case
• Birth of BAOBOB

2016

Joined Uptima Business Bootcamp inaugural cohort

Began vendor management with Life is living in partnership with Youth Speaks

Uptima Business Bootcamp, Partnership with Youth Speaks to produce Life Is Living festival marketplace

2018

Launched directory; early version of platform with 50 businesses

Delivered 500+ hours of technical assistance to Black business owners

Continued partnerships with major community festival and City of Berkeley business district.

launched business directory, Indepth Black owned business survey for Lorin Business District and City of Berkeley

2019

Craft and launch Business Retention program in partnership with Uptima and City of Berkeley

Website upgrade

Added social media and operations managers to the team.

social media and operations manager positions added to our team

2020

Roll out BAOBOB mobile app beta to 400 unique downloads in 14 days (6 month beta)

Over 10k followers across social media

brand Getting Down To Business development workshops

over 400 unique app downloads in first 14 days of beta launch
Mailing list > 1000
over 10k followers across social media
Our Growth
Our Events

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Our Sponsorship Opportunities
Premier
Sponsorship
$3,000
  • Primary Tier Logo Placement
  • 3 day virtual booth
  • Promotional Logo Placement (30 days)
  • 6 $50 Unity Cards to raffle
  • Exclusive Partner For 1 Premier Event
  • Host your own after hours event in conjunction with BAOBOB Support (limited availability)
  • Logo Placement in Signature Event
  • Professional Promo Video
  • 1 yr BAOBOB membership
  • Social Media shout out
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B2B
Sponsorship
$1,000
  • Mid Tier Logo Placement
  • 1 day virtual booth
  • Promotional Logo Placement (30 days)
  • 3 $50 Unity Cards to raffle Host your own after hours event in conjunction with BAOBOB Support (limited availability)
  • 1 yr BAOBOB membership
  • Social Media shout out
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Unity Card
Sponsorship
$250
  • 3 day Virtual booth in Event Marketplace
  • Logo Placement in Event Marketplace
  • 1 yr BAOBOB membership
  • Logo on event platform
  • Social Media shout out
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Community
Sponsorship
$30
  • Social Media shout out
  • logo on event platfrom
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Our Sweets

Handcrafted delights that instantly brighten up your day. Whether its chocolate, vanilla or cinnamon, we use the finest ingredients to produce these mouth watering artifacts.

Our Sweets Collection

The best way to experience our wide collection of sweets is to visit the store. Follow the aromas and choose the most enticing sweets to satisfy your palate.

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