Excerpt: If it wasn't for Thurgood Marshall College Fund... I would have never had the opportunity to develop the professional skills needed to compete in today's workforce or have graduated and walk into a career with such a great company like Altria.
If it wasn't for TMCF... I would have never had the opportunity to develop the professional skills needed to compete in today's workforce or have grad Read More >
Primary Headline: Walter Hood
Secondary Headline: Lincoln University of Missouri
Sub Headline: Teacher Quality & Retention Program Fellow
Excerpt: "If it wasn't for TMCF... I would not have been granted the opportunity to travel outside the Midwest and expand my potential. Through my experiences, I was able to network and develop lifelong relationships with my peers, gain professional mentors and receive endless support from the TMCF Staff. "
Excerpt: HBCUs disproportionately enroll low-income, first-generation and academically underprepared college students. Only 22% of HBCU graduates leave school with no debt, compared to nearly double the number of graduates at non-HBCUs.