Our Approach

The Palmetto Capital City Classic has been the ultimate Historically Black College and University (HBCU) football experience that brings fans together from

across the state of South Carolina and the Southeast for a fantastic weekend of fun and football. The Classic’s primary mission is the generate revenue for scholarships and financial support for HBCUs by highlighting the educational and athletic endeavors of its participating in HBCUs through quality athletes, academic programs, sportsmanship and school pride.

Our Purpose

The purpose of the Palmetto Capital City Classic (PCCC) is to promote the educational endeavors of Historical Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) by providing scholarships and financial support for South Carolina based students who attend those educational institutions by sponsoring public events such as the annual Palmetto Classic football game and other marquee ancillary events in Richland County, South Carolina during the week of the Classic.