April 28, 2017
New and Noteworthy
Legacy: We use that word a lot in the nonprofit sector and especially here at AAACF as an organization committed to building endowment. Acting as an ambassador has been an important theme for my family, tied inextricably to the goal of working towards the common good.
Since the Community Scholarship Program was announced with fanfare last spring, AAACF is pleased that even more people are finding out about our scholarship opportunities—students, parents, and donors alike.
In the fall of 2016, AAACF piloted a new type of community investment, called Bold Ideas, to invest in innovative ideas and projects that generate a significant leap in how our community addresses a long-term or emerging need.
Savannah Ellington, a 2016 Community Scholar, and Shawntae Harris, College Success Coach, shared their experiences with the Community Scholarship Program at the 2016 Founders Society Luncheon
Here's a chance to get to know this year's Youth Council members! Read about their passion for the youth council, big issues facing young people today, favorite foods, superpowers, and more.