CHICAGO (CBS) — Black Friday shopping won’t be the same this year because of the pandemic, but Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says it is an opportunity to support Black owned businesses.
The city has announced “Black Shop Friday.” The website was just a home page Sunday, but on Tuesday it will become a guide to more than 500 Black owned businesses in Chicago.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Colder And Blustery Sunday Night
— Mayor Lori Lightfoot (@chicagosmayor) November 21, 2020READ MORE: 5 Killed, 19 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
The mayor encourages everyone to shop online or order food to go from Black owned business on the Friday after Thanksgiving.MORE NEWS: Celebrating Black History Makers: Terrance Wallace Has Brought 10 At-Risk Boys To Live Together In Barrington Hills For A New Life
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