Radio personality Tom Joyner has reportedly offered Rachel Jeantel a full college scholarship, funded through his Tom Joyner Foundation. From Business Insider: 

The website Joyner founded, BlackAmericaWeb.comconfirmed the news. Jeantel spoke to Joyner on his radio show Tuesday morning.

He said to her: “If you want to graduate from high school, and go to an HBCU, even if it’s not in Florida but especially Florida,like Florida Memorial, Edward Waters or FAMU, if you want to do that, I want to help you do that. I will help you get tutors to get you out of high school, tutors to help you pass the SAT and I will give you a full ride scholarship to any HBCU you’d like.”


(H/T Black Youth Project)

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