HBCU & Corporate Partnership: Investing in a Diverse Workplace

Brandon LaBord • 8/26/2021
Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) have experienced an influx of corporate investment in the wake of the pandemic as employers focus on corporate responsibility and diversity in the workplace. Since the onset of the pandemic, more than $600M has been committed to HBCUs across the country.

HBCU graphic

The Atlanta University Center, the world’s oldest and largest association of HBCUs, accounts for 48% of these recent investments. As these initiatives unfold in the coming years, Atlanta’s leading technology and business services firms will see a more defined talent pipeline from these colleges. Click here to view and download the report.