The 100 Black Men of Jacksonville, Inc. (J100) hosted their 14th Annual Infinite Scholars College Fair, January 20, 2018 at the Jessie Ball duPont Center. This event featured about 30 National, Regional and local colleges and universities that included various historically black colleges and universities (HBCU’s). About 500 students and parents participated as approximately $2.1 million in admissions and scholarships were awarded.
Local admissions and financial aid personnel also conducted workshops on financial aid, understanding the planning process and college freshman survival tips.
The local chapter of 100 Black Men support are youth through one on one mentoring, college visitations trips and scholarships. They are one of the 106 chapters serving communities of color across the country.