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According to the National Retail Federation, the retail industry in the US supports 1 in 4 jobs.

Your Journey In Retail Begins

The opportunities are endless for you have a rewarding career or entrepreneurship journey in retail.

There is much more to this $2.6 trillion industry than what meets the eye. There are so many behind the scenes roles you've probably never even imagined! We train middle school, high school, and college students on the ins and outs of the industry and help launch your journey into retail.

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YOU are the future of retail.

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The lack of diversity in the retail industry became a larger conversation after the death of George Floyd. The most important aspect of what we do here at Diversify Retail is training Students of Color to lead the future of retail.

DeAnna McIntosh, Founder of Diversify Retail Inc.

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Students are the future

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With your help we are able to run retail educational and work study programs, and provide scholarships for students of color both within the United States and abroad.

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E-commerce Growth Is Exploding

Internet retailing is a fast-growing sector of the industry both in entrepreneurship and in corporate roles. Our programs will give you a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the world of e-commerce.

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Our Programs + Scholarships

Ways We Help Students

  • Career Days
  • Job Shadowing & Placement Opportunities
  • Mentorship Programs
  • Internship Programs
  • U.S. & International Retail Exploration Trips
  • Scholarships Available For Students Attending College with a Retail Focus
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We Are A 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization Dedicated to Increasing the Representation of People of Color in the Retail Industry

Contact us

4325 First Avenue #92
Tucker, Georgia 30085

hello@diversifyretail.org