Educational Advancement Foundation

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EAF - Promoting Lifelong Learning

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The Educational Advancement Foundation succeeds through the generosity of friends, corporate and community supporters and people like you. Generous contributions make it possible for individuals from all over the world and walks of life to complete a program of study, obtain seed money to transform an idea into a reality, or start or complete a research project. Your donations to the Educational Advancement Foundation also support community service organizations and community service projects which target the communities in which we serve, including volunteer programs related to scholarship and academic pursuits. Making a difference would not be possible without the commitment and volunteer efforts of the Educational Advancement Foundation’s donors and contributors.

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Erika Everett, Executive Director

Welcome from Erika V. Everett,
Executive Director

Greetings! I encourage you to look around our website where you will learn more about our mission, those we serve and the impact of our work. We establish partnerships that enable us to create sustainable funding streams to support scholarships for deserving, underrepresented students.

To learn more about the Foundation, download the AKA EAF Making A Difference Through Education brochure.
To learn more about the Endowments, download the EAF Leaving a Lasting Legacy: How to Establish an Endowment Fund.
Please read our Directors Letter

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The mission of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation is to promote lifelong learning. This is accomplished by securing charitable contributions, gifts and endowed funds to awards scholarships, fellowships and grants.

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Where the Money Goes

Funds to support the Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation come from membership dues, investment income, sale of products, bequests, Combined Campaigns (State and Federal), United Way and contributions from corporations, individuals and chapters of the Sorority. These funds allow EAF to deliver an awards program throughout 10 regions internationally.

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Recent Events

2022 EAF Scholarship & Awards Breakfast
July 13, 2022

2022 EAF Scholarship/Endowment Webinar
April 4, 2022

What's New

115th Anniversary Monument

New Way to Give!

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We are now accepting stock gifts. Click Here.

40th Anniversary Scarf

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Program Offerings

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Added to EAF's array of programs in 1995, fellowships do not require enrollment in an academic institution. These awards help to improve the quality of life of others by funding research and projects with practical applications.

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Contributions are the lifeblood of the Foundation's work, enabling us to generate the investment income that funds our programs.

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Scholarships are the primary means by which EAF carries out its mission. The Foundation awards Merit, Financial Need and Youth Partners Accessing Capital (P.A.C.) scholarships.

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Document Downloads

2022 EAF Scholarship & Awards Breakfast

2023 EAF Program Calendar

Campaign Recognition and Donation Chart

Chapter Contribution Form

Chapter Endowment Donation Form

EAF Annual Report

EAF Chapter and Membership News

EAF Membership Brochure

EAF Resource Guide

Endowed Scholarship Fund Agreement

Endowment/Fellowship Fund Check Request

Graduate Chapter Captain Form

Individual Chapter Contribution Form

Individual Contributions

Individual Endowment Contribution Form

Membership Fact Sheet

Non-Profit Chapter Assistance Program Fact Sheet

Non-Profit Chapter Assistance Program Fund Agreement

Path to Platinum

Planned Gift Affirmation

Scholarship Corner

Stock Gift Information

Undergraduate Chapter Captain Form

Ways to Give

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