ABC as a Problem Solver:We educate, advocate and influence citizens, policy influencers and makers, corporate and nonprofit citizens and help other investors in understanding how structural and institutional racism limits outcomes for people of color with the goal of helping them change the direction of their investments, and increase the effectiveness of policies, thereby creating more inclusive avenues of success and increasing the number of persons who can be successful.
"Through its More in the Middle Initiative, ABC has taken a lead role in changing public policy. The organization, because of its credibility with appointed and elected officials, plays a key role in this process."
Regional Director, Citi Community Development
"We should all be supporting ABC because it represents the best of America. It’s all about the American Dream. The whole purpose is to move people into the middle class and focus on education; most importantly, it’s about helping children and families."
Dr. Freeman Hrabowski
President, University of Maryland, Baltimore County