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Apple announces new racial equity initiative projects, supporting HBCUs, Detroit students, Black entrepreneurs

5 monthes ago   |   By ABC

On Wednesday, Apple announced new projects that are part of its Racial Equity and Justice Initiative initiative.
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Apple is launching a US app developer academy and a hub for HBCU students as part of its $100 million pledge to fight for racial equality

Apple is launching a US app developer academy and a hub for HBCU students as part of its $100 million pledge to fight for racial equality

5 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Apple announced Wednesday new projects that are part of its $100 million initiative to support Black communities and fight for racial justice.
The iPhone-maker revealed three separate efforts aimed at addressing systemic racism: a new innovation and learning hub in Atlanta to support historically Black colleges and universities, or HBCUs; a new developer academy in Detroit; and investments in two venture capital firms that provide funding to minority-owned small businesses.
In an interview with Gayle King on "CBS This Morning" on Wednesday, Cook said that the...
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