Entertainment’s most famous family have made a big announcement regarding their charitable foundation. JAY Z and Beyonce will be starting their About Love Scholarship Program and will benefit five Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).
Those five schools are Lincoln University in Pennsylvania, Norfolk State University in Virginia, Bennett College in North Carolina, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, and Central State University in Ohio.
About Love Scholarship Program will work together with BeyGOOD and the Shawn Carter Foundation. Tiffany & Co. has also pledged $2 million to the About Love Scholarship Program. “We would like to thank the Shawn Carter Foundation, BeyGOOD, The Carters, and the Tiffany & Co. family for including Lincoln University in this amazing gift. Over the years, we have developed a wonderful partnership being a part of The Shawn Carter Foundation HBCU Bus Tour. Lincoln has placed a high priority on supporting the arts and humanities on our campus. Providing financial support for students pursuing these majors enhances their ability to more fully engage their studies,” said Dr. Brenda A. Allen, President of Lincoln University. To read more about this story click here.