Secondary Headline:South Carolina State University
Sub Headline: Leadership Institute Class of 2016
Excerpt: I am a reflection of Thurgood Marshall because... Justice Marshall was a strong black man that refused to allow any form of oppression to dictate his pursuit of positively changing the world we live in. He fought for and defended the equal rights and civil liberties we hold dear.
If it wasn’t for TMCF… I would not be the strong, ambitious, and confident businessman I am today. This program gave me vital resources to succeed Read More >
Primary Headline: Tony Burrus
Secondary Headline:North Carolina A&T State University
Sub Headline: Leadership Institute Alumni
Excerpt: Networking is of the upmost importance. Actually, my first internship was through Thurgood Marshall College Fund. And through TMCF, I gained so many contacts and met so many different people and I've kept those relationships going through the years. Through those relationships, I've received so many other opportunities coming back to LI -- to the Leadership Institute getting internships abroad as well as getting offers that I will be considering after graduation.
This first group welcomed into the Capital Builders Center were identified from a pool of more than 300 applicants who were evaluated through the Gallup Business Profile 10 (BP10) that looks at 10 themes to become a successful entrepreneur. Read More >
FAMU Education Students Selected as Thurgood Marshall Fellows
June 18, 2018
FAMU College of Education students Tiyana Herring, De’Keria Hunter, Tanelia Walton and recent graduate Jenay Gurdon have been selected as 2018 Thurgood Marshall College Fund Teacher Quality and Retention Program Fellows. Read More >