The Washington DC Metro Area Alumni Chapter of the Fort Valley State University National Alumni Association, Inc. will be having their annual charitable golf tournament on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Pohick Bay Golf Course, Lorton, Virginia. This event continues to provide college scholarships and tuition assistance to deserving students, and to assist in sustaining the Chapter's community service programs in the Washington DC Metro area. Over the the past five years, the DC Metro Area Alumni Chapter has provided over $25,000 in support of scholarships and campus student activities, and other DC area community service projects. The chapter is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempted organization. Any amount of donation is welcomed. The chapter is seeking sponsors for this event. Sponsorship levels are available below.
Are you ready to be a Wildcat? Our alumni chapter will be representing our alma mater at various college fairs this Spring. We will be providing information about The Fort Valley State University, application fees waived, alumni chapter scholarship opportunities, and on-site admissions at certain locations. Stop by our table at any of the locations. As Wildcats, we expect no less than the BEST!
#GIVINGTUESDAY is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. GivingTuesday is November 28, 2017 and we are asking alumni and supporters to donate to our alumni chapter through our website or Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). You can also get your company to match those funds through CFC and it's tax-deductible since we are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. You can donate any amount you feel able and compelled to. Your donation will go towards student scholarships and community service programs that we provide through our alumni chapter. Mark your calendar for this year's GivingTuesday and "Show Some Love" to our chapter through CFC. See our CFC number: 17129 in the CFCNCA Catalog.
We will be having our annual community service to where we call home here in the Washington DC metropolitan area. We are asking Wildcats, family and friends to join us on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the Share Food Network, 3222 Hubbard Road, Landover, MD 20785 at 7AM. Join us in packaging food for the needy in our community. Please email Bridget Love at firstname.lastname@example.org for your participation.
Our Fall college fair schedule is now finalized at various locations on our calendar. Stop by our table to find out more information on how to become a Wildcat.
Don't miss the Wildcats' Home Opener against Miles College's Golden Bears on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 at 6PM, Wildcat Stadium.
General Admission: $10 | Reserve Seating: $25
Gates Open at 4PM
GET YOUR TICKETS!
You're invited to attend Fort Valley State University's second annual Touchdown Club Pre-Game Reception. Just like last year's inaugural event, this is an opportunity to further support our FVSU football team while also providing much needed funding for scholarships and student-athlete support.
FVSU ACTIVE ALUMNI: The attached "draft" Bylaws is provided for you to review and provide comments during the initial comments period. Please read the attached report from the Bylaws and Governance Committee, which provides the framework and timeline for this "draft" document. Please adhere to the timeline accordingly. All comments must be provided on the attached form and sent to Mr. Charles Robinson, Committee Chair, at email@example.com.
INITIAL COMMENTS DUE: SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
Congratulations to Alana Joseph of Columbia, MD on being our 2017 "Live Your Dream" & Chapter General Scholarship Award Recipient! Alana Joseph is a graduate of Oakland Mills High School with a 3.19 GPA. Miss Joseph will be attending our alma mater, the Fort Valley State University this Fall and will major in Veterinary Science & Technology. In Miss Joseph's essay, "Why is it important to give back to your community", one of her statements, "It is with great pride I can say that I have been accepted not only to FVSU but into the Veterinary Science and Technology program. With the support of this scholarship I will be one step closer of making my dream a reality. I choose to join the ranks of prosperous people who have paved the road for me to succeed and for that I thank all in my path that have and will assist me as I journey on the road to accomplishing my dream." Miss Joseph exudes the Wildcat Spirit that it is important we continue to give back to our community and our university. Miss Joseph is excited and PROUD to be a Wildcat and we are excited for her on making the best choice for her college education.
While many students dream of obtaining a college degree, life sometimes gets in the way–particularly for those dealing with personal responsibilities at home or in their communities. The “Live Your Dream” Scholarship Award, an initiative provided by alumna, Dr. Genevieve M. Knight, Ph.D. (Class of 1961), recognizes students who have overcome significant obstacles to pursue an education in Mathematics and Sciences. The scholars serve as positive role models and change the trajectories for their families, friends and their communities.
We would like to welcome Miss Joseph and family into our Wildcat Family!
The Fort Valley State University Athletic Department will host a special ceremony (Return of the Champions) for all former football players who played on any FVSU Football championship team.