Our Workforce Development programs are designed to recruit, train, and place individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds in positions as cultural heritage tour guides, tour directors, interpreters, and storytellers. Minority POC representation in travel the travel industry preserves our nation’s diverse history and ensures our authentic stories and the nuances of the culture’s traditions, arts, and events that tour students know so well are shared.
We actively recruit participants from HBCU Institutions, Black College Alumni Associations, and Black Social Groups to participate in our Tourism Mentorship Programs, Destination Management, and Entrepreneurship Training Programs.
WHAT WE TEACH
Tour Guide Management
Black Culture and History Tourism
Civil Rights Trail Tour Training
Live Event Touring and Logistics
Experiential Live Music Education
Live Event Production
Media Arts Institute supports inclusive and equitable quality education that promotes lifelong learning.
Our projects support this goal by providing scholarships to disadvantaged youth, helping to create and build safe learning environments, and teaching the value of sustainable development