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August 1, 2019

Black Wealth 2020 Adds HBCUs to Its Economic Empowerment Agenda

Hazel Trice Edney

The economic impact of HBCUs, their struggle to stay afloat, and the dire financial disparities faced by HBCU students are the reasons that Black Wealth 2020, a catalyst for black economic equality, recently decided to add HBCUs as a forth leg to its three-pronged approach to growing black wealth (the others are black-owned businesses, black banks, and black homeownership).