Crowdfunding platform TREF gives back

TREF president’s take on ‘first African-American owned, crowdfunding platform’ for urban neighborhoods

Assuming the black sections of your childhood history books included more than a blurb about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Carter G. Woodson’s connection to Black History Month, you may have already heard about Black Wall Street. Before the race riot in 1921, Tulsa, Oklahoma was home for an elite group of African-American entrepreneurs, including multi-millionaire Jeremiah Hamilton.