Taco News Roundup: How Taquerias Are Supporting Black Communities

Taco News Roundup: How Taquerias Are Supporting Black Communities

george floyd mural big poppas tacos san antonio, texasBig Poppas Tacos owner Jacob Gomez commissioned artist Roger Maximo to paint a mural honoring George Floyd on an exterior wall of his San Antonio Mexican restaurant. “I just want it to symbolize peace and progression,” Maximo says of his work. “Just having him here with a lot of company is just something that eases my mind,” Gomez says. Comadre Panaderia, Nixta Taqueria, and Suerte are among the food operations donating to groups that support black communities and protesters. The new DFW Black Owned Restaurants Facebook page allows gives social-media users to support small businesses in the black community, tacos included. Also in Dallas, Tejana-owned and -operated CocoAndre Chocolatier raised money for Mothers Against Police Brutality. Texpat Josef Centano, owner and executive chef of lauded Los…View Original Post

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