All proceeds for the Victory Lap 5K will go towards the benefit of students and entrepreneurs in the Greensboro community. Following the example of Nipsey Hussle, we endeavor to make a positive and tangible benefit right in our very own community.
We would like to award (2) North Carolina A&T Students pursuing STEM majors with a full tuition scholarship for the Fall 2021 Semester ($6,612 per student). The scholarship will be awarded in Nipsey Hussle’s name.
We would like to supplement the stipend awarded to attendees of Girls Who Code Summer Immersion program by providing (5) deserving students with a new Macbook.(Valued at $7500).
We would like to provide scholarships for (25) local middle-school and high school students to attend University of North Carolina at Greensboro’s All Arts, Sciences & Technology day camp (Valued at $560 per camper).
We would like to provide (2) aspiring local tech founders with a grant to establish their business/idea. Winners will be awarded by vote, as a result of the Loaded Bases Pitch Competition.
We would like to provide operational funding for The MENT Collaborative, an online mentorship platform for minorities in engineering & technology fields. Funds will go towards marketing and operating the platform. The platform will aim to create 500 mentor relationships by the end of 2021.