The four HBCUs receiving the donation included - Alabama State University (ASU), Alabama A&M University, Selma University and Tuskegee University. College presidents, faculty and students were present during the check donation ceremony luncheon held on the ASU campus.
"Toyota has a long-standing commitment to the pursuit of education and partnering with historically black colleges and universities," said Adrienne Trimble, GM, Diversity & Inclusion, Toyota North America. "On this historic occasion, we wanted to recognize the four Alabama schools that played an integral part in the march five decades ago. Through this donation, we strive to support each school's commitment to developing the next generation of leaders and working to make the world a better place."