U.S. Small Business Administration Partners with The Divine Nine to Address Black Wealth Gap

Photo Credit: Small Business Administration

Many people are unable to reflect about the college experience without remembering the impact of fraternities and sororities. From the parties to the homecoming step shows, men and women from Black-Greek Letter organizations have been making social and societal impacts for over a century.

Referred to as the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) or “the Divine Nine,” the historical organizations have collaborated with the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) to address the wealth gap through Black entrepreneurship.

A Unique Partnership

Head of the SBA, Isabelle Casillas Guzman, signed the Strategic Alliance Memorandum along with President Reuben A. Shelton III, Esq. (Polemarch of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.) on behalf of the NPHC.

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SOURCE: Afrotech, Josh Rodgers