Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Diversity/Careers Magazine, 12/31/2008 (Norman Mays)

BDPA Creates the IT Corps. Black Data Processing Associates (BDPA) is going global with the creation of an IT Corps much like the highly successful Peace Corps. The idea went public at the June 2008 Leon H. Sullivan Summit, an economic development conference held in Arusha, Tanzania.

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2 comments:

Eddie G. Griffin said...

I love it. How can I become a member of the IT Corp.

Villager said...

Eddie - Right now we are mostly in a fundraising mode for the BDPA IT Corps. If you have students who might be interested in participating then you should point them to the local BDPA chapter in your area...