Celebrating Black
History Month
With Our Communities.

We’re proud to celebrate Black History Month with our communities by honoring the many incredible women and men — past and present — who continue to advance our nation.

Black History Month is more than celebrating the trailblazers who have significantly impacted American history. We also recognize the achievements and shared experiences of all Black Americans. We come together to commemorate these successes, but also to reflect upon the struggles and ongoing challenges. Let’s embrace a year-round commitment to improving equity and acceptance, while eliminating intolerance, prejudice and racism.

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Black History Month Scholarship Opportunity

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We’re giving away three $1,000 scholarships in honor of Black History Month. To enter, write 300-600 words on what Black History Month means to you, influential figures in your life, and a little about your educational goals. Our committee will review the selections and select three winners.

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Black History Month Quiz
Test your knowledge

Black history is American history. How well do you know these historical figures who were integral to our nation’s history? Test your knowledge and take the quiz.

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Black History Month
Employee Spotlights

The contributions of our employees drive our success and continually serve to inspire. Read stories from team members across our organization who share what Black History Month means to them and the people who have influenced them along the way.