ORLANDO – Crossman Career Builders headed by John Crossman, a leader in promoting and supporting diversity and inclusion in higher education and the business community, has taken the challenge by the UNCF Virtual Walk for Education Orlando to raise $1,000 and he is reaching out to the community to join them.
“We are proud to support UNCF which provides much-needed college scholarships for minority students,” Crossman said, adding that anyone can help increase the number of scholarships given out by joining Crossman’s team as a walker, starting their own fundraising team, or by making a donation. The 2nd Annual UNCF Virtual Walk will be Saturday, Sept. 18, at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Crossman said his team is walking in honor of Bethune-Cookman University where he is a member of the board of trustees. He is asking as many walkers and runners as possible to sign up to help UNCF fund scholarships for tuition, room and board and internships for worthy students at more Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
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About John Crossman
The real estate entrepreneur known as a servant leader of his community has been providing educational and career opportunities for diverse students and young professionals for two decades. Crossman addressed the Congressional Black Caucus in Washington twice with the need for more professional real estate courses and majors at HBCUs and has received countless awards and recognition for his work in providing opportunities and education for diverse students.
Since its founding in 1944, UNCF has helped more than 450,000 minority students earn college degrees. Each year, they award more than $100 million in scholarships to more than 10,000 students at more than 1,100 schools across the country, including our prestigious network of 37 historically Black Colleges and Universities. They also manage a variety of scholarship programs, such as the Gates Millennium Scholars Program, The Walton-UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship and the UNCF/Koch Scholars Program.
For more information contact:
John Crossman, CEO, Crossman Career Builders, 407-341-3895 firstname.lastname@example.org
Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications Inc. 407-644 4142 or 407 461-3781 email@example.com