Community Foundation of St. Joseph County

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A Family of Funds

More Than 20 Individual Funds Make Up the African American Community Fund Initiative

Education is one of the AACF's focuses

The African American Community Fund Initiative consists of more than 20 individual funds, all of which work together to accomplish the shared goal of improving the quality of life for African Americans in St. Joseph County. These funds include:

The African American Community Fund

Donor-Advised Family Legacy Funds

Hartie and Louise Blake Family Fund
Phillip and Rosamond Byrd Family Fund
Richmond and Virginia Calvin Family Fund
Rosalind Ellis / Carl Ellison Fund
Dr. Vincent and Angela Henderson Family Fund
Hollis E. and Lavera K. Hughes, Jr. Fund
Paul and Sharon McLeod Fund
Okanlami Family Fund
Melvin Reed and Doris Bradley-Reed Family Fund
Arnold and Vivian Sallie Family Fund
Perry and Ida Reynolds Watson Fund
Karen and Derrick White Fund
Herbert L. and Myrtle C. Wilson Family Fund

Field of Interest Funds

South Bend Area Chapter of the Links Fund for African American Arts and Culture
The Charles Martin “Touch a Life” Scholarship Initiative

Scholarship Funds

Dr. Richmond E. Calvin Scholarship Fund
Virginia B. Calvin Scholarship Fund
South Bend Area Chapter of the Links Scholarship Fund
Anthony David Moore Memorial Scholarship Fund
NAACP South Bend Branch Scholarship Fund
NAACP KeyBank Scholarship Fund
India Claire Patton Scholarship Fund