The Easiest Way to Support Black-Owned Businesses

Subscribe to Something Meaningful.


The Black Box is a quarterly subscription box providing you a direct path to support Black-owned businesses in the U.S.

Every quarter you’ll discover hand-picked, curated lifestyle, dining, bath, body and home goods products, chosen to showcase the amazing things happening in Black business, today.

How it Works


Choose your subscription

Purchase The Black Box on a quarterly basis, or subscribe upfront for the year ahead, and receive discounted pricing. Cancel anytime.



The Black Box will ship in the Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter.

Check out our FAQs for shipping dates and deadlines!


Open and explore

When the Black Box arrives, you’ll discover a number of full sized products from four to six different businesses every quarter, and learn more about the faces and companies behind them.


Share with friends & family

Spread the love. There’s plenty to go around, so share the goods with friends and family and tell others about The Black Box!


Purchases Have Power

“Research shows that the gap in average wealth between African-American and white adults decreases from a multiplier of 13 to 3 when you compare the wealth of business owners by race.”

Featured Partners

When you subscribe to The Black Box, you’re making more than a statement. You’re making a difference. And that impact is what truly matters. Meet the companies we supported in our Summer 2019 Release.

Fall 2019 partners to be announced soon!

Annes Apothecary

A skincare brand offering 100% non-toxic, all natural body and face products.


A social impact company producing quality oils, body butters, and raw honey, right in the heart of Chicago.

Bespoke Binny

A global business offering a range of handmade homeware and gift items made from West African cloth.

trade st. jam co.

Creators of fruit forward and clean tasting vegan jams that are low in sugar and high in flavor.

228 Grant St. Candle Co.

Hand made, richly fragranced, natural soy candles made in small batches in Baltimore, MD.

Interested in becoming a partner? Click below and make sure to include information about what makes your company unique!

The Black Box Subscription Levels



  • Over $100 in retail value
  • Auto-renews every 3 months
  • $5.00 Flat Shipping
  • Cancel Anytime



  • Over $400 in retail value
  • One-Time Payment
  • FREE Shipping
  • Cancel Anytime

Inside The Black Box

Up Next: Fall 2019

Check out these unique finds curated for our Summer 2019 subscribers! 

Subscribe to The Black Box by September 17th to secure our Fall 2019 Release. Sneak peeks coming soon!

Past Partners anD Releases

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Thank You

Many people dream of owning their own business. While chasing that dream, it was important for me to create something meaningful. The Black Box is intended for everyday people to feel like they are a part of something meaningful as well. And it wouldn’t be possible without the backing of my family and friends, and people like you. Your support is appreciated.

Talei Hornback

Talei Hornback

Founder, The Black Box