About Us

Tuskegee University is an independent and state-related institution of higher education.  Its programs serve a student body that is coeducational as well as racially, ethnically and religiously diverse.



From The Coordinators
Tuskegee University is widely recognized for its distinctive strengths in professional, scientific and technical higher education. The University's mission calls for an education that also strengthens community outreach.  Of special interest to Tuskegee University is the development of surrounding areas, including at least 12 counties in south central Alabama.......

Purpose and Objectives
With funding support from the Ford Foundation this project is about mobilizing key stakeholders in the Black Belt Region to come together and participate in the development of a multi-state asset building

About Asset Building Happenings Around US
The state of Alabama has an Asset Building Coalition that was formed in 2005. The coalition focuses on Strengthening Alabama's individuals, families and communities through the development of assets that support and promote generational wealth building and self-sufficiency....

The Ford Foundation is a resource for innovative people and institutions around the world. It was founded to advance human welfare, and all of its work flows from this fundamental commitment.