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FAMU Law and Wells Fargo to announce $100,000 Grant Initiative November 15

ORLANDO, Fla. – On Monday, November 15, at 10:00 am, Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law and Wells Fargo will announce the launch of Florida A&M University College of Law’s Economic Justice Initiative to help Black, minority-owned small businesses, especially those in Parramore, thanks to a $100,000.00 grant from Wells Fargo.

Also, announcing the selection of the inaugural Racial Justice Fellows, students working to address racial inequities as part of a $10,000 grant from Wells Fargo.

As Racial Justice Fellows, law students work under the supervision of a public interest legal organization through an anti-racism initiative with the other 10 Florida law schools.

Economic Justice Fellows will provide free legal support for transactions such as business incorporation and contract drafting and review.

The event will be held at FAMU College of Law, Ceremonial Moot Courtroom, 201 Beggs Avenue, Orlando 32801

Event Speakers:

Deidré Keller, Dean and Professor of Law, FAMU College of Law

Candice Simmons, Vice President, Community Relations Senior Consultant – Central Florida, Community Relations Senior Consultant-Central Florida Social Impact & Sustainability, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

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