ATLANTA, GA —
Billionaire Robert F. Smith, the 2019
commencement speaker at Morehouse College,
told the graduating class that he is creating a grant
to eliminate their student loans.
“You great Morehouse men
are bound only by the limits of your own conviction
and creativity,” Smith said at the graduation,
according to 11Alive.
is an HBCU for men in Atlanta.
According to the college, it is the world’s
only HBCU for men.
“This is my class, 2019,”
Smith said before revealing news of the grant.
“And my family is making a grant to
eliminate their student loans.”