The following includes a list of articles and resources sharing insights regarding the capital constraints facing women of color entrepreneurs.
Capitalist or Coward: Thoughts From an Emerging Black VC - By Mac Conwell, WOCCON 2022 speaker
How America's Structural Racism Helped Create the Black-White Wealth Gap
Why We Should Support Black-Owned Businesses - Close the Racial Wealth Gap
Ashleigh Gundy's Documentary Helps Answer "Where Do We Go From Here?"
Business Insider - The VC Industry is Struggling with Racial Diversity. Black Angel Investors are Taking Matters into Their Own Hands
Harvard Business Review - The Comprehensive Case for Investing More VC Money in Women-Led Startups
Business Insider - The VC landscape is dire for Black women. (This article features a member of the WOCCON community Tanya Van Court of Goalsetter)
McKinsey Report - Building Supportive Ecosystems for Black-owned US Businesses
Nerd Wallet - Racial Funding Gap Shows Black Business Owners Are Shut Out from Accessing Capital
Harvard Kennedy School - Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship
CNBC - Black Leaders Offer Several Key Steps to Close the Racial Wealth Gap
Aspen Institute - The Next Move: How Business Can Close Racial Economic Gaps in 2021
McKinsey - The Opportunity to Advance Racial Equity
Trillium Asset Management - Capital at a Crosswords - Accelerating Racial Equity Investment Across Asset Classes