Secondary Headline: Winston-Salem State University
Sub Headline: Leadership Institute Alumni
Excerpt: The quote "to whom much is given -- much is required" is something that I have learned to live by and I've had a lot of opportunities presented my way and for me -- you can either take it and you can use it and have a big ego or you can take it and you can use it to give back. Last year, I came to Leadership Institute as a student and this year I'm here now as a working professional here to give back to the students that are here.
When thinking of who I model my professional career after, I think that I would say Iyanla Vanzant. I chose her because she went through so many d Read More >
Primary Headline: Desmond Barnes
Secondary Headline: Winston-Salem State University Alumni
Sub Headline: Leadership Institute Class of 2009
Excerpt: Thurgood Marshall College Fund has given me the tools necessary to become an effective servant leader, and the access to great opportunities. When I wake up in the morning I know that my purpose is clearly defined in one word. Service.
Primary Headline: Lowe's Continues Support Of Thurgood Marshall College Fund With $500,000 Donation To HBCU GAP Scholarship Program
Secondary Headline: Press Release
Sub Headline: August 15, 2017
Excerpt: The Thurgood Marshall Fund (TMCF) received $500,000 from Lowe’s for the TMCF | Lowe's Gap Scholarship, which has provided over $1.2 million to graduating seniors at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) since 2012.