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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...

Feb 07, 2011, 10:11 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Member Schools Lead in Globalization

Last week, after a rigorous and competitive application process, the American Council on Education (ACE) selected seven HBCUs to collaborate in the...

Feb 07, 2011, 10:11 ET

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund to Hold Civic Responsibility Conference, February 15 - 17, 2011

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund's (TMCF) Civic Responsibility Conference (CRC) is a national program designed to empower public Historically...

Jan 24, 2011, 10:58 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Member Universities Professional Institute Answers Doubts of HBCU Continued Relevancy

Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) has launched the registration site for its annual Member Universities Professional Institute (MUPI). On March...

Oct 01, 2010, 08:50 ET
John F. Lundgren, President and Chief Executive Officer, Stanley Black & Decker.  (PRNewsFoto/Thurgood Marshall College Fund)

John F. Lundgren, President and CEO of Stanley Black & Decker to Chair 23rd Anniversary Thurgood Marshall College Fund Awards Dinner: Developing Minds. Delivering Dreams.

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), the strongest voice for the 47 Public Historically Black Colleges and...

Sep 27, 2010, 17:17 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Announces 23rd Anniversary Awards Dinner: Developing Minds. Delivering Dreams

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), the strongest voice for the 47 Public Historically Black Colleges and Universities and 6 Law schools...

Sep 28, 2009, 12:05 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Announces 2009 Honorees and 22nd Annual Gala Dinner, TMCF@22: Lighting The Path For Tomorrow's Leaders

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), the premier education organization dedicated to preparing a new generation of leaders, has...

Apr 01, 2009, 16:21 ET

Statement of Dwayne Ashley, President & CEO, Thurgood Marshall College Fund, Regarding The Associated Press Article About HBCUs and Black Males

The following is a statement of Dwayne Ashley, President & CEO, Thurgood Marshall College Fund: The Thurgood Marshall College Fund...

Jan 15, 2009, 08:30 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund, UNCF and National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education to Host 2009 HBCU Presidential Inaugural Gala

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), UNCF -- the United Negro College Fund -- and the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher...

Dec 28, 2008, 12:35 ET

Statement by Dwayne Ashley, CEO of The Thurgood Marshall College Fund, on the Death of Legendary Entertainer, Eartha Kitt

NEW YORK, Dec. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), which represents the 47-member public Historically Black Colleges and...

Nov 05, 2008, 01:06 ET

Statement by Dwayne Ashley, CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, on Barack Obama Becoming the 44th President-Elect of the United States of America

Today marks an extraordinarily historic day for the nation and the world with the election of Senator Barack Obama, the first African-American...

Nov 19, 2007, 00:00 ET

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Celebrates 20 Years of Service to America's Public Historically Black Colleges & Universities

NEW YORK, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Thurgood Marshall College Fund today announced the results of its 7th Annual Leadership...