Morehouse Launches Fund to Eliminate Student Debt

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Morehouse College announced it has launched a new program that would help relieve debt for its students and graduates.

The new program called the Morehouse College Student Success program is a fundraising and research initiative created by the Board of Trustees to study the impact of student loan debt. The program will also solicit and accept donations to reduce or eliminate student loan debt for its graduates.

“The Morehouse College Board of Trustees believes that student loan debt can be an obstacle in the path of Morehouse Men that can cause them to delay enrolling in advanced degree programs, working as K-12 teachers, or pursuing other interests that they are passionate about,” David A. Thomas, President of Morehouse College, said in a statement. “The Morehouse College Student Success Program will provide students with a liberating gift that will wipe away or greatly reduce their student loans, allowing them…

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