The Easiest Way to Support Black-Owned Businesses

Subscribe to Something Meaningful.

Our Winter 2020 Release has SOLD OUT. Your next chance to subscribe for Spring 2021 is 12/18.


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

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 during the last week of March, June, Sept & Dec.

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’re supporting in our Fall 2020 Release!


This Florida based company knows getting past surface conversations can be tough. The Connections game was created to help you engage in interesting, meaningful dialogue with your friends & family.


DIOP apparel is a reflection of Mapate Diop's experience living in the space between his African heritage and lifestyle as a first-generation American.


Our mission at Gärden is to empower each person, to own their wellness, by providing unique combinations of herbal blends to complement healthy lifestyles.

unplugged essentials

After discovering the amazing benefits of incorporating a mindful practice into our daily routine, our goal is to offer a simple self-care ritual that allows a way to recover mindfully within your own home.


A socially conscious lifestyle brand that builds awareness around important causes by designing unique pairs of mismatched socks that tell the story of our nonprofit partners.

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

Meet our Fall 2020 Release.

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 Curious for more? Check out our 2019 Releases here.

Contact Us

We’d love to hear from you

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