Durham Region Association of Black Professionals & Entrepreneurs


Durham region has one of the largest and fastest growing black communities in Canada. As a result, businesses have sprung up to meet the specific community needs.

DRABPE seeks to provide connections and support to such businesses by giving them access to our network of businesses and professionals.


Join our Virtual Series...

Financial Literacy Lunch & learn


A seven week series to take

your businesses and careers

to the next level.


Our Goals

At DRABPE we work to provide a platform to share information and have discussions on current business topics of mutual interest.

Create a directory of black businesses in the community


Provide mentorship to young business owners


Provide networking opportunities in the Durham Region


Raise the profile of black business in Durham through inclusion in trade fairs, by making blocks of stalls available to our members


Provide monthly workshops on topics critical to business

operation & success


Provide relatively easy access to group membership while

ensuring the highest quality of members

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Learn All About the Advantages that Our Membership Has to Offer:

Directory Listing
Event Discounts
Monthly Mastermind Sessions
Member Discount Program
Promotion on Social Media
Group Benefits
Member Spotlight Opportunities

coming soon...

We've Been Keeping Busy

See what we've been up to.






What People are Saying

Our events a designed to bring our community together and provide relevant information to your business.

"The speakers always provide great information relevant to growing my business"

Jason D.

"This group is exactly what Durham Region needs to pull together our community of professionals"

Marsha C.

"I have a hard time with networking, and the speed networking was a great way for me to get past my fears"

Richard B.


Get in Touch

We want to hear from you!

Email: drabpe@gmail.com

Pickering, ON

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