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Partnering colleges with their communities


Abstract: The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) assists historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) with grants through the Office of University Partnerships. The office helps the HBCUs expand their role and effectiveness in addressing community development needs in their local regions. HUD grants are awarded to help revitalize neighborhoods and promote affordable housing near HBCU campuses.

Keywords: Community development; Community colleges; Housing;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Part of Series: e-Perspectives

Publication Date: 2011

Issue: 3

Order Number: 2