Bishop T.D. Jakes has announced a $1 billion partnership with Wells Fargo to increase the “economic vitality and inclusivity” of underserved communities across America.
Jakes announced on “CBS Mornings” that the T.D. Jakes Group will collaborate with Wells Fargo for a period of 10 years to fund a variety of projects that foster community development.
Jakes is the founder and has served as lead pastor of The Potter’s House in Dallas, Texas for more than 40 years.
He told the outlet that now is the time to help propel minority communities toward success.
“The future looks very bleak, particularly for minorities,” he said. “Black people, Brown people and also poor White people who are finding it difficult, workforce people, to find a job, to find opportunities to get housing, to get upward mobility.”
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