Gloria Carter will head the young students on a tour of 11 historically-black colleges
The Shawn Carter Foundation founded by Jay-Z will lead the charge to Historically Black College empowerment together with Toyota. Jay-Z’s mother Gloria Carter will oversee and be taking the lead, the students and her will be visiting 11 different college campuses across the Eastern coast, beginning in Washington, DC, and ending down the coastline in Atlanta, Georgia.
The mission of these trips is to shed light on HBCU culture and the advantages of being around a majority of other high achievers that look like you. During the tour not only will they seeing their prospective schools they also will have access to resume-building seminars, as well as one-on-one meetings with various of the school’s admissions counselors.