Minority Cannabis Business Association Commends DEA’s Move to Reschedule Cannabis to Schedule III

Kaliko Castille Announcements, Press Releases

Following the recent announcement from the DEA, MCBA put out the following statement: For Immediate Release: Tuesday, April 30, 2024  Contact: Tahir Johnson at tahir@minoritycannabis.org Contact: Frederika Easley at frederika@minoritycannabis.org  Minority Cannabis Business Association Commends DEA’s Move to Reschedule Cannabis to Schedule III  In response to the reported rescheduling of cannabis to Schedule III by the Drug Enforcement Administration, the …

Major Cannabis Reform & Industry Non-Profits: Rescheduling Won’t Achieve Biden Administration’s Campaign Promise or Social Justice Goals

Kaliko Castille Announcements, Press Releases

Major Cannabis Reform & Industry Non-Profits: Rescheduling Won’t Achieve Biden Administration’s Campaign Promise or Social Justice Goals Group says rescheduling is simply a rebranding of prohibition, not the end of it. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: August 31, 2023 Contact: Kaliko Castille, Board President kaliko@minoritycannabis.org WASHINGTON, D.C. –  In response to reporting this week that the Department of Health and Human …

Minority Cannabis Business Association Calls on Biden Administration to Truly Decriminalize Cannabis by Descheduling

Kaliko Castille Announcements, Press Releases

  Minority Cannabis Business Association Calls on Biden Administration to Truly Decriminalize Cannabis by Descheduling Group says re-scheduling is simply a rebranding of prohibition, not the end of it. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 8/30/23 Contact: Kaliko Castille, Board President kaliko@minoritycannabis.org   WASHINGTON, D.C. –  In response to reporting today that Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) is recommending that …

Small Business Education Series Kicks off June 9th

Kaliko Castille Announcements

Getting into the cannabis industry is full of all kinds of hurdles and false starts.   Lack of access to capital leaves many entrepreneurs in a position of needing to take private investment in order to build their businesses.   This makes the need to choose the right partner or investor one of the first critical decisions that a cannabis …

Announcing Partnership With Cannabis Conference and Hemp Grower’s Conference

Kaliko Castille Announcements, Press Releases

Minority Cannabis Business Association Partners With Cannabis Conference and Hemp Grower Conference To Announce Inaugural ‘Diversity Scholarship’   From Cannabis Conference and Hemp Grower Conference’s Press Release:   MAY 5, 2021 – LAS VEGAS – Cannabis Conference (produced by Cannabis Business Times, Cannabis Dispensary and Hemp Grower media brands) and Hemp Grower Conference (produced by Hemp Grower) announce today a …

Event: MCBA’s Federal Equity Policy Forum on May 26th

Kaliko Castille Announcements

On May 26th, 2021 join the Minority Cannabis Business Association for a 3-panel Federal Equity Policy Forum with minority business owners, activists, advocates, and community leaders as we discuss emerging policy issues and new approaches to equitable federal cannabis reform.   The panels topics include current minority cannabis businesses’ federal policy priorities, the intersection of industry and criminal justice reform, …

Minority Cannabis Business Association Elects New Members To Board of Directors, Including New President and Vice President

Kaliko Castille Announcements, Press Releases

  For Immediate Release: May 11, 2021 CONTACT: Amber Littlejohn, Executive Director – amber@minoritycannabis.org  Kaliko Castille, President – kaliko@minoritycannabis.org   MINORITY CANNABIS BUSINESS ASSOCIATION ELECTS NEW MEMBERS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS, INCLUDING NEW PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT WASHINGTON D.C. — Last month members of the Board of Directors for Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA), the largest trade association dedicated to …

Minority Cannabis Business Association Applauds House Leaders for Laying the Foundation for Equitable Cannabis Policy

Amber Littlejohn Announcements, Podcasts, Press Releases, Uncategorized

For Immediate Release November 4, 2020  Contact: Amber Littlejohn, Executive Director Amber@minoritycannabis.org, 202 769 9970 Jason Ortiz, Board President Jason@minoritycannabis.org, 860 639 8101   Minority Cannabis Business Association Applauds House Leaders for Laying the Foundation for Equitable Cannabis Policy   Today, the House of Representatives passed historic legislation that lays a foundation for equity and justice to serve as a …