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Promoting the Positive Image of African Americans
Our mission is to promote the positive image of African Americans. The African American Success Foundation (AASF) is dedicated to the collection and dissemination of information regarding African American achievements to aid in the replication of those successes, and to ensure their accurate portrayal in the global community.
AASF was founded because of concern about the inadequate portrayal of African American accomplishments, and the desire to shape future success. Its challenge is to combat the more pervasive negative imagery, stereotypes and mythology that undermine positive growth and development.
Our activities include:
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AASF Grand Patron
Sweet Poppa Lou Donaldson
NEA JazzMaster & International Jazz Hall of Fame Alto Saxophonist
will perform at the
Kennedy Center on Friday evening, November 14
SAVE THE DATE!
If You Are Conducting Research
High Academic Achievers
Lydia Donaldson Tutt-Jones Memorial Research Grant
The Deadline for 2014 Has Passed.
The Grant Selection Committee’s Decision
Will Be Made By End of Summer
and Will Be Posted Here.
All Applicants Will Be Notified of the Decision By Mail.
About The Research Studies Conducted By
Research Grant Recipients
AASF is able to grow in its efforts to promote the positive image of African Americans thanks to the generosity of its individual donors whose contributions make this work possible. Join us in recognizing them by visiting our Memorial Tribute and Honor Tribute pages.
Be sure to learn How You Can Help too!
We love to hear from you! Please tell AASF about any information you have on the successes and accomplishments of African Americans. Also, let us know about your information needs so that we can collect and disseminate material that is of interest to you in the future.