Black Business and Professional Association

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The Black Business and Professional Association (BBPA) is a not-for-profit organization that will coordinate the project, which includes marketing, developing a stakeholder engagement strategy, and working with partners to develop an Employer WIL Guide BBPA will work with Centennial College and Tropicana Community Services.

This project will reduce barriers to WIL for Black students, an underrepresented student population in WIL. BBPA will also develop an employer guide for WIL host organizations to facilitate quality inclusive WIL opportunities for Black and other racialized students in post-secondary programs. BHER will support BBPA in sharing this guide with employers across Canada.

Read more about The Black Business and Professional Association here.