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2020 “A Mind Is…” Gala – Seattle
Attend the social event of the year and help area students get to and through college.
Hyatt Regency Downtown Seattle
Please join us for the 14th Annual UNCF Seattle ” A Mind Is…” Gala
We anticipate 600 guests, corporations, historically black colleges and universities’ (HBCUs) alumni, and UNCF major donors. The event provides you with the opportunity to become a donor to minority education and align yourself with others who see education as the foundation to building better futures.
The mission of the gala is to recognize the corporations, foundations, and individuals in the Pacific Northwest who have made a commitment to support minority education. The event spotlights students, donors, and UNCF member schools.
- Silent and live auctions
- Dr. Frederick D. Patterson Awards
- UNCF Portfolio Project Scholarship Presentation
- Dessert Frenzy – Dianne’s Delights
- Live Performances
UNCF is the nation’s largest and most effective minority education organization. To serve youth, the community, and the nation, UNCF supports students’ education and development through scholarships and other programs, strengthens its 37-member colleges and universities, and advocates for the importance of minority education and college readiness. UNCF institutions and other HBCUs are highly effective, awarding 20 percent of African American baccalaureate degrees. UNCF administers more than 400 programs, including scholarship, internship and fellowship, mentoring, summer enrichment, and curriculum and faculty development programs.
Today, UNCF supports more than 60,000 students at over 1,100 colleges and universities across the country. UNCF Seattle supports over 600 UNCF students and scholarship recipients from Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming.
Presented by UNCF Seattle.