Heading to Homecoming? BLK Launches Profile Stickers to Connect Single HBCU Alumni

The dating app is encouraging school pride

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BLK is encouraging its users to show their school pride in time for homecoming—and possibly snag a date while they do.

The dating app created for Black singles—whose past campaigns have focused on vaccination and voting—recently launched a new feature called Homecoming Mode, intended to allow its users from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) to connect with fellow alumni and plan meetups ahead of their schools’ annual homecoming celebrations.  

As the company states: “Homecoming at HBCUs is an annual highlight for the campus and the community to celebrate Black joy and culture.

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