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To create opportunities for African American professionals by providing scholarship, leadership and career development.

Our Vision

To be a catalyst that prepares and develops emerging professionals, celebrates distinguished leaders and elevates our community.

Our Values

Uniting to Celebrate Excellence with Every Issue: “The Black Professional”

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🌟 Elevate your brand in “The Black Professional” – our dynamic quarterly e-publication celebrating excellence and empowerment! 📰✨ Seize the opportunity to captivate a diverse and influential audience with strategically placed ads that resonate. 🎯 Whether it’s a single placement of an ad or a four-issue advertorial subscription, your brand will thrive in the spotlight. 🚀 Join our community of thought leaders, entrepreneurs, and trendsetters, reaching thousands of engaged readers eager for inspiration. 📈 Embrace the power of connection – let “The Black Professional” magazine be the canvas for sharing targeted QR Codes to career opportunities, sharing significant opportunities, and highlighting diversity, equity and inclusion in your organizations! Our electronic format allows you to go paperless, making it easy to share the magazine internally with employees. Empower your workforce with insightful content that aligns with your values and fosters a sense of belonging. To subscribe or learn more about our offerings, please visit clink on the button below or contact Laurie Murphy, BPACF Executive Director at laurie.murphy@bpacf.org. We’re eager to partner with you on this journey toward a more diverse, inclusive, and digitally connected workplace.

Thank you for considering BPACF and The Black Professional Magazine as your ally in advancing DEIB.

Best Regards,
Laurie A. Murphy, MBA,MPH,MS
BPACF Executive Director

Become A Sponsor

BPACF events and programs attract audiences filled with hundreds of Northeast Ohio’s top corporate executives, small to mid-size business owners, community leaders and engaged young professionals. These individuals are generally in positions of influence and leadership within their respective companies or fields of expertise.

BPACF provides scholarship support, professional development and internship opportunities to young scholars from Northeast Ohio. By partnering with the foundation, your company will be recognized as a responsible corporate or community citizen, committed to the development of our region’s future leaders.

Volunteering With BPACF

Professional development does not solely happen in the classroom or in a boardroom. Professional and personal development often occur when groups of individuals commit to a common cause for the greater good of a community. By volunteering with BPACF, you will not only enhance the professional development of our program participants; you will gain valuable experience and expand your network of professional mentors, mentees and friends. Become a BPACF volunteer today!

Doing Business With Bpacf

BPACF works with vendors that have a reputation for delivering quality service at a reasonable price. Check out our open vendor RFPs for opportunities to work with the foundation and enhance our ability to serve with a commitment to excellence!