Alcorn State University Foundation, Inc.

When you make a tax-deductible contribution to The Alcorn State University Foundation, you help improve the future for the University and its students. The Foundation is a non-profit, affiliated organization that aids the University in promoting educational and cultural welfare, developing and expanding facilities, and facilitating studies, research, and other academic pursuits.

The Foundation was chartered 40 years ago, on August 27, 1973, and gained 501(c)3 status the following year. Over the past four decades, the Foundation has protected and grown its assets thanks to the generous contributions of those who believe in the mission of Alcorn State University.

Executive Committee Term
Mr. Robert D. Gage, Chairman 3-Year
Mr. James Biglane, Vice Chairman 3-Year
Dr. Rudolph E. Waters, Sr., Treasurer 3-Year
Board of Directors
Dr. Charlie Bridges ’74 2-year
Ms. Jessica Hayes-William ‘76 1-year
Mr. Nathaniel Hughes ‘79 1-year
Dr. Jesse Lucas ’58 2-year
Mr. Charles McClelland ’64 2-year
Dr. Jessie E. McGee ’68 3-year
Dr. Alpha L. Morris ’52 3-year
Mr. Percy Norwood ’68 2-year
Mr. Robert Simmons ’78 1-year
Mr. Donald Sowell ’60 3-year
Dr. Cassandra Vaughn ’84 1-year
Dr. Shelby Wilkes ’71 2-year
Ex-Officio
Dr. Alfred Rankins, Jr., President, Alcorn State University
Mr. Marcus D. Ward '00, Executive Director, ASU Foundation, Inc.

Feel free to contact any member of the ASU Foundation, Inc. staff to learn more about ways you can support Alcorn State University.

Mr. Marcus D. Ward '00 
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Executive Director, Alcorn State University Foundation, Inc.
 
Phone: 601-877-6296
Email: mdward@alcorn.edu  
 
Ms. Laura Drake '84
Account Manager & Scholarship Coordinator, Alcorn State University Foundation, Inc.
Phone: 601-877-6693
Email: ldrake@alcorn.edu