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Armstrong Foundation

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The Armstrong State University Foundation, Inc. (“the Foundation”) is a charitable corporation created under and operating by the laws of the State of Georgia. The Foundation is exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. The Foundation, working through its Board of Trustees, exists to support the mission of Armstrong State University (“the University”). As such, the Foundation strives to raise funds, provide talent, expertise and other resources to further enhance the initiatives and services of the University for its students, clients, and the region. The Foundation specifically seeks funds to provide scholarships for deserving students, to support and improve selected academic enterprises, to support the faculty and staff of the University, to support the University’s service to the community, to improve economic and community development, and to provide aid and advice to further the strategic initiatives of the University.

Net assets of the foundation, held in unrestricted, temporarily restricted and permanently restricted accounts, total over $10 million. The foundation provides more than $300,000 annually to enhance academics and service programs of the university.


Read More Armstrong Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Consul General of Mexico to Provide Scholarships

(December 13, 2016) – On Friday, Dec. 9, Consul General of Mexico Javier Díaz de Leó visited Armstrong State University to sign a memorandum of understanding with Armstrong President Linda M. Bleicken. The Hispanic Outreach and Leadership at Armstrong program is a recipient of the Mexican Consulate’s 2016-2017 IME-Becas Scholarship Program, which benefits Mexican and Mexican-American students.

Read More Great Dane’s Hammond for Hope Foundation Awards Two Scholarships to Armstrong

(December 9, 2016) – Armstrong State University has received a three-year commitment from the Hammond for Hope Foundation -- founded by Great Dane -- to fund two scholarships, beginning in fall 2017. One $10,000 scholarship and one $5,000 scholarship will be awarded annually to students working toward graduate degrees in Armstrong’s Communication Sciences and Disorders program. 

Read More Bank of America Charitable Foundation Awards $5,000 Grant to Armstrong to Support Veterans and Military Students

(July 18, 2016) – Bank of America Charitable Foundation recently donated $5,000 to Armstrong State University for the second consecutive year. Armstrong will use the grant to support its Veteran’s Career and Educational Pathways Program, an initiative designed to create clearer career pathways for Armstrong’s veterans and military students by better equipping them with necessary job skills and career knowledge.

Read More Armstrong State University Receives $79,000 Gift to Support New Tennis Complex

(May 25, 2016) – Savannah residents Michelle and Barry Vine presented a gift of $79,000 to Armstrong State University in support of the university’s state-of-the-art tennis complex, currently under construction on campus. The new complex will be home to Armstrong’s eight-time NCAA Division II National Champion women’s tennis team, and three-time National Champion men’s tennis team..

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