American philanthropic organization that funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities.- UNCF
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American politician and member of the Democratic Party who represented from 1979 to 1991.
He resigned from Congress in September of that year to become president and chief executive officer of the United Negro College Fund, a position he held until 2004.
American record producer, singer, composer and actor.
In 1980, Rawls began the Lou Rawls Parade of Stars Telethon which benefits the United Negro College Fund.
Frederick Douglass Patterson (October 10, 1901 – April 26, 1988) was an American academic administrator, the president of what is now Tuskegee University (1935–1953), and founder of the United Negro College Fund (1944, UNCF).
Private historically black university in Daytona Beach, Florida.
It joined the United Negro College Fund and other academic and professional organizations.
Term historically used to denote persons considered to be of Black African heritage.
The term Negro is still used in some historical contexts, such as the songs known as Negro spirituals, the Negro leagues of baseball in the early and mid-20th century, and organizations such as the United Negro College Fund.
American business executive and civil rights activist who worked for various civil rights movement organizations before becoming a close advisor to President Bill Clinton.
In 1970, Jordan became executive director of the United Negro College Fund.
American educator, philanthropist, humanitarian, womanist, and civil rights activist.
She co-founded the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) on April 25, 1944, with William J. Trent and Frederick D. Patterson.
American nonprofit organization that produces, distributes, and promotes public service announcements on behalf of various sponsors, including nonprofit organizations, non-governmental organizations and agencies of the United States government.
United Negro College Fund (1972–present) This campaign, with its slogan "A mind is a terrible thing to waste," has helped raise more than $2.2 billion and helped to graduate more than 400,000 minority students from college or beyond.
Private historically black university in Wilberforce, Ohio.
It participates in the United Negro College Fund.
Largest trade union of public employees in the United States.
In 2014, AFSCME cut ties with the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) after UNCF accepted a $25 million contribution from Charles and David Koch.