Claflin University alumni giving percentage increased nearly 10 percentage points in 2013, from 43 percent to 52.2 percent. The percentage places Claflin’s alumni giving rate among the best in the nation. “We have always been proud of the support we receive from our alumni,” said Rev. Whittaker V. Middleton, vice president for Institutional Advancement at […]
There is a long tradition of famous HBCU graduates emerging as qualified leaders in the arts, politics, law and civil rights. You could be next. Here’s why:
What is it that sets us apart and makes us unique? How do begin to think of news ways in which to operate and govern our own communities? How do we account for all of the past HBCU graduates who don’t think giving back to their own communities is worth the investment? What type of […]
Every fall HBCU students, faculty, alumni and friends come together in honor of the annual Homecoming celebration. The festivities typically kick off between October and early November. The Homecoming festivities include greek step shows, events for HBCU alumni, concerts, parades, parties, plenty of tailgating, and of course the Homecoming football game that includes the spectacular […]
Since its inception in 2004, the Atlanta HBCU Alumni Alliance has embodied the spirit of HBCUs through community service, economic empowerment and fellowship between HBCU alumni. Based in the metro-Atlanta area, the alliance is lead by Dan Ford of North Carolina A&T State University and James Paschal of Xavier University. The group brings together representatives […]
Here are some ideas to make your homecoming experience more memorable as HBCU alumni.
Cheyney alum bring HBCUs back to television with ‘We’re Just Talking’ Cedric Perry (aka Ceddy P) is a brilliant, charismatic writer, actor, and filmmaker with a witty knack for connecting with his audience. Perry, 26 graduated from Cheyney University with a degree in Business Administration in 2008. He is a native of Morrisville, Pennsylvania. Morrisville […]
Run for You, Run For Them, Run For Us! The 5th Annual Atlanta HBCU Alumni Alliance 5k Run/Walk is coming Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Grant Park. Onsite Registration and Check-in begins at 7:30 AM. The Run/Walk Starts at 8:30 AM. Health Fair immediately following the race. If you are NOT interested in registering for […]