VENTURA, Calif., Jul. 31 /CSRwire/ – CIT Group Inc . (CIT) has announced that it has made a donation to the Ventura County Chapter of the NAACP , an organization dedicated to ensuring the educational, social and economic equality of rights of all persons. The donation supports the chapter’s scholarship program to advance educational equality, a community need identified by a customer of CIT’s Southern California retail bank division as part of the company’s Acts of Caring initiative .
CIT’s donation will provide approximately ten college and college-bound students with scholarships for the upcoming school year.
The NAACP Ventura County Chapter has worked since 1954 to support NAACP programs and policies at the local level, building community engagement through ongoing initiatives in the areas of civil rights, social and economic development and education.
“CIT’s donation will support the next generation of Black students in their educational efforts,” said Regina Hatcher-Crawford, president of NAACP Ventura County Chapter. “We fight every day to ensure equality for all people, including educational equality, and this donation invests in the future of our students.”
“As part of CIT’s Acts of Caring initiative, we’re listening to our customers and giving back to their communities in areas where support is […]
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