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Houston-Supported HBCUs Punch Above their Weight
The UNCF research report HBCUs Punching Above Their Weight makes a strong case for a powerful proposition: Given their small average size and a history of being under-resourced, the enrollment, degree and economic impacts of HBCUs on African Americans in their respective states are significantly greater than one would expect. >> Read More at UNCF.org/PATW.
Coca Cola Southwest Beverages Donates $10,000 to UNCF Houston
UNCF would like to thank long-time supporter Coca Cola Southwest Beverages for their generous gift of the Last Dollar Scholarship, presented to UNCF Houston’s Area Development Director Juana Collins. This donation will provide last-dollar support to local juniors and seniors who need help getting through college. The check was received on Feb. 3, 2021.
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