Le Lézard
Classified in: Business, Covid-19 virus
Subjects: NPT, FNC, TDS, BLK, FVT

National Black MBA Association® Announces Launch Of NBMBAA® COVID-19 Relief Fund

ATLANTA, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Black MBA Association® (NBMBAA®) is honored to announce the launch of its NBMBAA® COVID-19 Relief Fund.  The COVID-19 crisis is having an unprecedented impact on life in America. Now more than ever, NBMBAA® is standing in the gap to support the Black community which has been severely and disproportionately affected by the disease and its wide-ranging repercussions.

The fund will provide the following support:

"In the midst of a global pandemic which disproportionately impacts communities of color in America, it is imperative to provide tangible support to the Black community," said Bruce Thompson, NBMBAA® Interim President & CEO. "The related economic collapse has left our already-at-risk student and professional population even more vulnerable. NBMBAA® is activating its 39-chapter nationwide network and scaling its resources to help address these urgent challenges."

The National Black MBA® is looking for support from corporations, foundations, and individuals for its COVID-19 Relief Fund. Please donate by visiting nbmbaa.org/donate. Contact Renee Foster at renee.foster@nbmbaa.org or 404-260-0178 to learn more.

Plans are well underway for the 2020 NBMBAA® Conference & Career Fair: A Virtual Experience. This history making online event taking place September 23-25, 2020 will feature programming focused on students, professionals, and entrepreneurs. The three-day schedule includes keynote speeches, panels, and interactive workshops on a wide variety of highly relevant topics by leaders in business, public affairs, and media. It also includes the nation's largest diversity Career Fair with exciting opportunities offered by hundreds of corporate, academic, and not-for-profit partners.

To register or learn more about the 2020 National Black MBA Association® Conference & Career Fair: A Virtual Experience, visit www.nbmbaa.org/conference/. Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are still available ? please contact Tabitha Jenkins at tjenkins@naylor.com or 352-333-3468.

About National Black MBA Association®
NBMBAA® is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) professional member-based organization which leads in the creation of educational, career and wealth building opportunities for students, professionals and entrepreneurs. Representing more than 20,000 members in 39 professional chapters, 33 Leaders of Tomorrow® chapters and over 500 corporate, academic and not-for-profit partners, the organization is dedicated to sponsoring initiatives and developing partnerships that create intellectual and economic wealth in the Black community through its five channels of engagement: career, education, entrepreneurship, leadership, and lifestyle. Visit us @ NBMBAA.org. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn @theblackmba.

SOURCE National Black MBA Association

These press releases may also interest you

at 20:35
Technavio has been monitoring the computer accessories market and it is poised to grow by $ 2.86 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 6% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market...

at 20:30
A family-owned business celebrating 55 years of serving West Tennessee, Brooks Shaw's Old Country Store will welcome guests back to its renowned buffet and salad bar with its new fall and winter menus beginning Thursday, Oct. 1, at 11 a.m. "Thursday...

at 20:20
Technavio has been monitoring the smart pole market and it is poised to grow by $ 7.97 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over 19% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario,...

at 20:10
As COVID-19 continues to impact residential programs across the country, integrated outdoor therapy company, Pacific Quest, is taking definitive steps to safeguard the health of enrollees and staff alike.  State officials in Hawaii have worked...

at 20:05
Tricor Group (Tricor), Asia's leading business expansion specialist providing integrated business, corporate, investor, human resources and payroll, corporate trust and debt services, tax advisory and strategic business consultancy is pleased to...

at 20:05
Technavio has been monitoring the casinos and gambling market and it is poised to grow by USD 82.09 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over 10% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current...

News published on 3 august 2020 at 13:33 and distributed by: