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Jul 23, 2015, 15:29 ET

Lowe's Donates $500,000 to Thurgood Marshall College Fund

Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) announces a $500,000 donation from Lowe's to assist students attending publicly-supported Historically Black...

Jul 15, 2015, 07:53 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Continues Partnership With United Airlines

 The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) announced today that it has expanded its partnership with United Airlines; and, that the company...

May 04, 2015, 16:31 ET

HBCU Advocacy And Relevance Remains The Priority In Washington

 Last week the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) helped to launch the new Bipartisan Congressional HBCU Caucus, chaired by Representatives...

Apr 22, 2015, 23:47 ET

Department of Education Report Confirms Parent PLUS Loan Program Changes Negatively Impacted Historically Black Colleges and Universities

 The recently released Department of Education report on the tightened credit standards for the Parent PLUS Loan, "Changes in Financial Aid and...

Mar 10, 2015, 14:35 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Partnering with Apple to Inspire the Next Generation of Talent

 Today, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and Apple announced a partnership to identify, develop and harness talent from the nation's...

Jan 16, 2015, 13:05 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Applauds Obama Administration for $25 Million in Funding for Cybersecurity Education at HBCUs

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) applauds the Obama Administration on its...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:22 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund on President Obama's America's College Promise Proposal

Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) applauds the White House on its effort to increase college access for all Americans through the President's...

Dec 04, 2014, 16:58 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Selects Morehouse College to Receive Over $700,000 in Microsoft Software Through Its Technology Initiative

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) announced today that it has awarded over $700,000 in Microsoft software, from its ongoing Technology...

Nov 13, 2014, 23:15 ET
TMCF President & CEO Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. receives check from Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo Presents $3.3 Million Donation To The Thurgood Marshall College Fund At Its Awards Gala

 During the Thurgood Marshall College Fund's (TMCF's) 26th Annual Awards Gala, Wells Fargo announced a new $3.3 million financial investment to...

Nov 07, 2014, 13:30 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Hosts Award-Winning Leadership Institute in the Nation's Capitol for Nearly 500 HBCU Students

 Students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will come to Washington, DC to participate in the Thurgood Marshall College...

Oct 31, 2014, 23:41 ET

George Lopez and Trey Songz Added to Guest Line-up at the Thurgood Marshall College Fund's 26th Annual Awards Gala

 Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) is pleased to add Comedian George Lopez and Grammy® nominated R&B superstar Trey...

Oct 29, 2014, 11:45 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund to Honor Sheila C. Johnson At Its 26th Annual Awards Gala

 Sheila C. Johnson, CEO of Salamander Hotels & Resorts and BET Co-Founder, will be honored with the Breaking Barriers Award at  the...

Oct 21, 2014, 19:40 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Outraged at Delayed Implementation of Parent PLUS Loan Regulations Impacting over 28,000 College Students

The U.S. Department of Education plans to issue a statement this week regarding the release of the new Parent PLUS Loan (PPL) Regulation, which...

Nov 20, 2013, 06:20 ET

Dr. Bill Cosby, Lil Mama, Jennifer Holliday and MC Lyte Bring Star Power to Thurgood Marshall College Fund 25th Awards Gala Raising $3.8 Million

 Emmy winner, Dr. Bill Cosby hosted the TMCF 25th awards Gala on Nov. 11, 2013 with 1400 guests (including 500 students), alongside...

Nov 01, 2012, 08:20 ET

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund Requests support to rescue 500 students stranded in New York City after Hurricane Sandy

Monday October 29, 2012 should have been the experience of a lifetime for attendees at the Thurgood Marshall College Fund's (TMCF) 25th Anniversary...

Oct 30, 2012, 07:11 ET

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund 25th Anniversary Awards Gala In NYC Was Canceled On Oct 29, 2012 Due To Hurricane Sandy

 Last night should have been the experience of a lifetime for attendees at the Thurgood Marshall College Fund's (TMCF) 25th...

Oct 28, 2012, 16:45 ET
Oct 26, 2012, 19:10 ET

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund 25th Anniversary Awards Gala

Host: Bebe & CeCe Winans Entertainment: Wyclef Jean Presenters: Megan Good, Jasmine Guy, TJ Holmes, S. Epatha Merkerson, Logan West, Lynn...

Oct 24, 2012, 19:46 ET

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund 25th Anniversary Awards Gala in New York City, October 29, 2012

  Host Bebe & CeCe Winans Entertainment Wyclef Jean Presenters Megan Good Jasmine Guy TJ Holmes S. Epatha Merkerson Logan West Lynn...

Feb 28, 2011, 14:04 ET

Wells Fargo Invests $500,000 with Thurgood Marshall College Fund Paving the Way for the Next Global Leaders

A Blueprint for Success is Deliverance of Quality and Affordable Education Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) announced it has received a...