To radically close the generational wealth gap for communities of color by providing them with access to the resources needed to ensure long-term financial security.
To create a more equitable society by helping families of color build generational wealth.
Supporting the community
Be a powerful voice for good
Serve individuals in their efforts to create measurable change within ethnically diverse communities
Assist potential leaders who demonstrate a strong commitment to bettering their community
“When passion and purpose combine we can create strong communities.”
— Tyrone Burroughs
Our Core Values
EXCELLENCE – We strive for
INTEGRITY – Our foundation is recognized for its reliability and honesty
STEWARDSHIP – We balance the needs of the present with opportunities for the future. We take the long-view approach.
EFFECTIVENESS – We identify unique and strategic opportunities which can make a difference.
INCLUSIVENESS – Equal opportunity for the disadvantaged is crucial.
RESPECT – Individuals have a significant purpose regardless of financial value.
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Meet The Board
Melanie Burroughs Cole
Kevin Swinton, Esq.