BCN HBCU Corner: Six new Fortune 500 corporate executives join United Negro College Fund board to assist HBCUs

Little Rock’s Philander Smith College among UNCF’s 37 HBCU member institutions BCN Staff – May 1, 2022 – The United Negro College Fund, known widely as UNCF, recently announced the…

HBCU Corner: Peanuts Worldwide launches $200,000 endowment for HBCU students in arts, animation and entertainment

BCN Staff – March 6, 2022 – Peanuts Worldwide recently announced the launch of “The Armstrong Project,” which establishes $200,000 in endowments at two Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), which includes…

Prudential Financial partners with Black billionaire-led nonprofit to support HBCU students

Vista Equity Chairman Robert Smith, nation’s wealthiest Black man, continues legacy of HBCU philanthropy BCN Executive Editor Wesley Brown – Nov. 18, 2021 — Another Wall Street financial services giant…