Vegans of Color

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McDonald’s 365Black Ad Toward Black Community May 14, 2010

Filed under: vegan — Dr. Amie "Breeze" Harper @ 3:44 pm
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A commenter on VOC asked that we blog about this. They were disturbed by the McDonald’s sponsored 365Black website. Here is how they describe themselves. I am speechless…:


At McDonald’s®, we believe that African-American culture and achievement should be celebrated 365 days a year — not just during Black History Month. That’s the idea behind It’s a place where you can learn more about education, employment, career advancement and entrepreneurship opportunities, and meet real people whose lives have been touched by McDonald’s. Plus, you can also have a chance to win exciting once-in-a-lifetime opportunities. So make sure you visit often — you just might get inspired.

Like the unique African Baobab tree, which nourishes its community with its leaves and fruit, McDonald’s has branched out to the African-American community nourishing it with valuable programs and opportunities.