In 2009, The Home Depot launched the Retool Your School Campus Improvement Grant Program. Since then, Retool Your School has awarded 273 grants worth more than $9.2 million to America’s HBCUs. These grants have helped HBCUs make crucial campus improvements.
15 YEARS OF EMPOWERING & UPGRADING HBCU CAMPUSES
$2M+ AWARDED & NEW INITIATIVES LAUNCHED IN 2023
In 2023, Retool Your School awarded more than $2 million to 36 deserving HBCUs, showcasing a steadfast commitment to advancing HBCUs and their communities. Retool Your School also expanded its impact through four new programs.
CAMPUS IMPROVEMENT GRANTS PROVIDE REAL BENEFITS FOR HBCUS
Howard University used its grant to make its campus more eco-friendly while Lane College’s grant improved some crucial areas on campus.