Future Events

If you are a real estate developer, contractor, potential owner-operator, consultant, or anyone interested in learning more about building codes, conditions, and unique properties for growing, processing or retailing cannabis or cannabis related products, you want to attend this event hosted by the Latino-American Chamber of Commerce of Essex County, the CannaBusiness Association, and Obsidian Elite Investment Association.

Join us for a candid presentation and discussion about the economic impact of Cannabis in the NJ Market; How you can invest or engage entrepreneurially in the market.


4:30pm - Pre-Reception sponsored by Obsidian Elite Investment Association
5:00pm - Presentation & Discussion by Obsidian Elite Investment Association
6:30pm - Beachfront Dinner/Music/Moonlight Bonfire

Past Events

The NJ Legislative Black Caucus
Recreational Marijuana Hearings


This is a three part series of events by the NJBC geared at gaining public insight to Cannabis Legalization in NJ.


These are open to the public.

Impact Cannabis: NEWARK


When: Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Where: @ New Hope Baptist Church
152 Osborne Terrace, Newark NJ 07112


While everyone is talking about Cannabis, and the cost of entry into the industry out of reach of the majority, has anyone talked to you about how you can also profit along with big money?


Join us and find out how you too can increase your wealth!

Free to the Public


If you have questions please RSVP or call us directly

(833) 420-3863


The State of Cannabis
Thought Leadership Series

Understanding the logistics of cannabis. Topics to include: opportunities and strategies in real estate, transportation and manufacturing.

When: February 28
Time: 8:00 - 10:00 am

Where: @ 481 Eagle Rock Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052

NJ Small & Minority-Owned Business

Preparing for the Cannabis Industry


This event was a great success. Congratulations to NJ Small & Minority-Owned Business Symposium.



New Jersey United for Marijuana Reform invites you to a panel on marijuana legalization for adults 21 and older as a racial justice issue, with a focus on the public health and public safety reasons to legalize.

The Art of Business

Feeding the Soul of Success

When: Wednesday, February 10th, 2018

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Where: @ Above Art Studios - 55 Morris St. New Brunswick, NJ 08901.

Great Vibes / Good Food / Beautiful Atmosphere 

Dress Code: Business Casual

2018 is All About Feeding The Soul Of Success!


$20 General admission includes entry and Brunch
$40 VIP admission includes entry, brunch,

AND  a scheduled one on one consultation with a financial expert.

For more information on this event or if you would like to become a vendor or sponsor please email


Legalization is a racial Justice Issue


To be held on Thursday, February 1, 2018, from 7:00 p.m to 8:30 p.m at Bethany Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey.


According to all political leaders in the state, marijuana legalization is on the upcoming legislative agenda in New Jersey. At this point, it is not a question of whether marijuana will be legalized, but a question of when and more importantly, how.


Until recently, marijuana legalization laws have inadequately addressed the lasting impacts of decades of harsh marijuana prohibition and punishment, particularly on communities of color. This is illustrated by the lack of diversity in the currently regulated marijuana markets, persistent racial disparities in enforcement of marijuana