Philadelphia Metro HBCU Alumni
Working Together for the Advancement of Our Colleges, Universities, and Communities.
News & Events
We are excited to announce our 2022 Philadelphia HBCU 5K Run/Walk scheduled for Saturday, June 25th at Memorial Hall! The National HBCU Alumni Alliance which consists of affiliates in Philadelphia, Atlanta, and Washington DC has partnered with Congressman John Lewis’ estate to honor him and rename all of our 5K events the John R. Lewis GOOD TROUBLE Community Day.
HBCUs by the Numbers
HBCUs generate 134,090 jobs in total for their local and regional areas
25% of African-American
40% of Members of Congress
Among African Americans, HBCU graduates represent
40% of members of Congress
40% of Engineers 50% of Professors of Non-HBCUs 50% of Lawyers 80% of Judges