Historically, Black Colleges and Universities regularly face financial struggles. The Black History Educational Network has just released a 2011Black History HBCU Calendar, showing Black History in the making.
The calendar highlights figures such as Michael, Coach Eddie Robinson, McDonalds’s President and CEO Don Thompson, and Baseball Hall of Famer, Leon Day.
This fifth edition 2011 calendar features the twelve HBCU institutions established between 1865 and 1947, and chronicles the journey through African American history, by highlighting dates relevant to African American culture.
The Historically Black Colleges and Universities featured in the 2011 Calendar are Bishop State Community College, Bowie State University, Coahoma Community College, Concordia College, Gadsden State Community College, Jarvis Christian College, Norfolk State University, Shaw University, Tennessee State University, Texas Southern University, Trenholm State Technical College, and Xavier University of Louisiana. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the calendar’s featured colleges.
The 2011 Black History HBCU Calendar retails for $5.99 at Walgreen stores throughout the country and is also available here:
Group quantities of the calendar for resell or distribution to schools and organizations, as learning tools or as fundraising opportunities, may be ordered by calling: (312) 532-0585.