Tag: Thurgood Marshall College Fund

NBA All-Star Weekend Was a Love Letter to HBCUs

Image: NBA Where shall we begin? Yes, Team LeBron put the beats on Team Durant with a 170-150 victory during the 2021 NBA All-Star Game, but anyone who watched Sunday’s festivities knows the real winners were the HBCUs that the league put at the forefront. Prior to NBA All-Star Weekend, the NBA and National Basketball […]

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NBA To Donate Over $3M To HBCUs And COVID-19 Relief Efforts During All-Star Festivities

NewsOne Featured Video The NBA is putting the focus on advancing its social impact efforts. According to 11Alive, the league is using its 2021 All-Star festivities as an avenue to pay it forward by supporting historically Black colleges and COVID-19 relief efforts. NBA says $3 million going to HBCUs through All-Star Game in Atlanta https://t.co/xVPB00VWue […]

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HBCUs, Communities of Color Impacted by COVID-19 Will Be the Real Winners During NBA All-Star Weekend

Lance Thomas of the Brooklyn Nets gestures as he and teammates kneel in honor of the Black Lives Matter movement prior to an NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers at AdventHealth Arena at ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex on August 13, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Photo: Ashley Landis-Pool (Getty Images) […]

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Universal Music Group Launches Music Internship Program For HBCU Students

Universal Music Group is investing in the futures of HBCU students who aspire to pursue careers in the realm of music. According to Rolling Stone, the global music corporation has teamed up with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund for the creation of an internship program designed for students who attend historically Black colleges and universities. […]

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