About Us



The Durham Region Association of Black Professionals and Entrepreneurs (DRABPE) is located in Whitby, Ontario and affiliated with the Whitby Chamber of Commerce. Durham Region is home to one of the most vibrant and progressive Black communities in Canada.

DRABPE is focused on supporting this emerging community by helping Black-owned businesses in Durham gain access to the resources they need to thrive. We provide frequent networking opportunities to help our members get connected to local decision-makers, service providers and potential customers.

Meet our Team