As we continue to go through uncertainty and experience challenges in the result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) organization continues to closely monitor the future scheduling for upcoming events, including football classics and recruitment fairs. Generally, during this time, the Annual HBCU Football and Recruitment Tour scheduling takes place. This year would mark the 5th annual tour, which travels around the nation to support black college sports and join HBCUs in assisting with recruitment efforts. To date, the Indiana Black Expo has announced the cancellation of its Circle City Classic football game and events, an occasion the organization would normally take part of. We will continue to work with our officials and partner football classics; furthermore, we will work to provide an official update of the tour no later than the end of the month of June. Thank you for the unwavering support of this effort and the organization, we truly appreciate the HBCU nation.
With warmest regards,
Demetrius Johnson, Jr. President and CEO, Founder HBCU Campaign Fund
CHICAGO, IL – Each year, HCF is more eagerly excited to hit the road in support of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and athletics as well as participate in efforts of encouraging those to choose to attend an HBCU. Our HBCU Football and Recruitment Tour, which began back in 2016 continues to float with very limited funding and resources. However, due to the efforts as an advocacy non-profit, we at HCF thrive in making it happen with or without funding.
thrilled to add back to our schedule the Southern Heritage Classic College Fair
and Game as well as the Chicago Football Classic. We are forever grateful of
our partnership with the Chicago Football Classic as it strengthens each year. The
tour is joint with our Division of Recruitment, which representatives will
participate in various college fairs on the road. We are also excited to
announce that the recruitment team is awaiting to confirm a few more fairs that
it will part take in, assisting students and providing resources such as their
College-Board Guide Folders.
The 2019 HBCU Football and Recruitment Tour schedule is as
Your support in HCF’s endeavors in making this happens makes a significant
difference in the mission to supporting students and campaigning for HBCUs. A
donation of any amount can assist our HBCU Football and Recruitment Tour in
various ways. You may give a donation online via HCF’s website at www.hbcucampaignfund.org/donate or by
texting ‘CAMPAIGNFORHBCUS’ to 444999. Cash App
is also available: $CampaignForHBCUs.
As we travel to work hard for our nation distinguish institutions, we are so excited to meet new faces, supporters, fellow HBCU community members and prospective students on the road. Your support keeps our organization alive and strong, and we are forever grateful to be a part of such space. Thank you for campaigning with us!
About HBCU Campaign Fund
HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) is a non-profit advocacy organization which is mission to supporting the significance and raising funds for scholarships and initiative programming at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs). HCF advocates for students, alumni and HBCU and PB institutions. For more information, visit www.hbcucampaignfund.org.
In response to the COVID-19 Global Public Health Crisis, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) has established the COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to help provide students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs) with assistance.