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United Negro College Fund


Historyedit]. In 1944 William Trent, a long time activist for education for blacks, joined with Tuskegee Institute President Frederick D.

UNCF - Who We Are


An educational assistance organization with 40 private, historically black, member colleges and universities.

Ad Council - United Negro College Fund Case History


Founded in 1944, the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) has grown to become one of the nation's best-known charitable organizations. Funds contributed to ...

United Negro College Fund | American organization | Britannica.com


... of Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute (later Tuskegee Institute; now Tuskegee University) in 1935–53, and founder of the United Negro College Fund  ...

United Negro College Fund - NNDB.com


"The United Negro College Fund is the nation's largest, oldest, ...

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United Negro College Fund, Inc. - Company Profile, Information, Business Description, History, Background Information on United Negro College Fund, Inc.

The United Negro College Fund in Retrospect--A Search for Its True ...


INTRODUCTION. When founded in 1944 the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) , ... tive fund-raising venture in the history of higher education. It represented an ...

A History of the United Negro College Fund - Amazon.com


Etched into America's consciousness is the United Negro College Fund's phrase "A mind is a terrible thing to waste." This book tells the multifaceted story of the ...

UNCF - Facebook


# UNCF History: Today in 1962, President John F. Kennedy hosted a delegation from UNCF during the midst of the “quiet phase” of the organization's second ...

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United Negro College Fund (1944– ) | The Black Past: Remembered ...


The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) was founded on April 25, 1944 by ... Early UNCF supporters included President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and John D.

The United Negro College Fund founded | African American Registry


On this date in 1944, the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) was incorporated with 27 member colleges. UNCF is the nation's oldest and most successful ...

UNCF - Facts and Questions - United Negro College Fund


Q. At this point in our history, why does the U.S. still need an educational organization and programs targeted at African Americans and other students of color?

UNCF - About Us


Since its founding in 1944, UNCF has raised more than $4.5 billion to help more than 400,000 students receive college degrees at UNCF-member institutions ...

UNCF - Member Colleges


The first HBCU, CHEYNEY University in Pennsylvania was founded in 1837. All HBCUs play a critical role in the American higher education system. For most of ...