Leadership Conference The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) will host a conference Feb. 16-19 that will bring together students, faculty, HBCU community leaders, funding professionals, sponsors, alumni and UNCF member institutions.
The three-day event will be held in Birmingham, AL and aims to provide networking and educational opportunities. It is being held in conjunction with the 76th National Alumni Council (NAC) and 64th National Pre-Alumni Council anniversaries.
“If you want to connect with more than 300 students, faculty, HBCU community leaders, funding professionals, sponsors, alumni and member institutions of the nation’s largest and most effective African-American educational organization – UNCF, this is your chance,” said Michael J. Cleveland, NAC president and Tougaloo College alum.
The event will include an alumni summit luncheon, the UNCF Legacy Gala, the Miss National UNCF Coronation, a sneaker ball and a memorial service.
NAC also partners with UNCF on the Empower Me Tour.
“This is a great opportunity to meet key decision makers and engage students who are on the leadership journey. Your participation in this conference is an opportunity to demonstrate your commitment to education now and in the future,” Cleveland said.