About MU Black Alumni

Our Mission

Marshall University Black Alumni's primary mission is to help African American students become successful in their educational endeavors and their post education careers.  

Marshall University Black Alumni Fundraising

 

Marshall University Black Alumni is using this MUBA Alumni website to launch and coordinate several fund raising efforts.


Please read below for more information.  


Donate to Marshall University Black Alumni Scholarships


Marshall University Black Alumni members and friends can donate to the Fran Jackson Scholarship Fund, the Janis Winkfield Scholarship Fund or the Nate Ruffin Scholarship fund.   


You will be helping to endow the Fran Jackson Scholarship Fund when you donate to the Fran Jackson Scholarship Fund Initiative.  


You will be helping the respective endowments grow when you donate to the Janis Winkfield Scholarship Fund or the Nate Ruffin Scholarship Fund.  


Click here to learn more about donating to the Marshall University Black Alumni Scholarships.


Donate to MUBA General Fund

 

Marshall University Black Alumni members and friends can donate to the Marshall University Black Alumni General Fund.  Donations to the Marshall University Black Alumni General Fund  will be used to supplement Marshall University Black Alumni programs. 


Marshall University Black Alumni has provided a link to PayPal below to enable MUBA memberes and friends to donate to the MUBA General Fund.


Click here to donate to the MUBA General Fund.


Purchase MUBA Paraphernalia 


There is also an  On-line Store for selling MUBA Paraphernalia items.  The current MUBA Paraphernalia consists of memorable items commemorating Marshall University Black Alumni's 40th Anniversary.   


Proceeds from the sale of MUBA Paraphernalia will go to Marshall University Black Alumni's General Fund and will be used to supplement Marshall University Black Alumni programs.


Click here to purchase MUBA Paraphernalia.

MUBA Scholarships

MU Black Alumni offers two scholarships each year:


  1. Nate Ruffin Scholarship
  2. Janis Winkfield Scholarship


Japri Miller is the 2019 Nate Ruffin Scholarship Winner.  Ellison Bryson, III is the 2019 Janis Winkfield Scholarship Winner.  


Each scholarship will award $1000 for the 2019 - 2020 Academic School Year. 


MU Black Alumni is in the process of establishing a third scholarship, the Fran Jackson Scholarship.


Click here for more information on the MU Black Alumni Scholarships

 

Homecoming 2018 - MUBA 40th Anniversary

 

MU Black Alumni members experienced a memorable Homecoming 2018.   There was a weekend full of events and food.  Good times were available for everyone.


The weekend included a Friday night comedy show with comedians, who have appeared on BET, Comic View, and VH1.  The comedy show was combined with a dance to kick start the weekend.


The events on Saturday included a Tailgate party, which was held on the Marshall University campus' Into Field.  The tailgate was a great event with good food, good music and good fellowship.


On Saturday evening, MUBA hosted the 40th Anniversary Banquet - Dance.  All of the MUBA Founders were represented.  MUBA recognized each of the founders to show our appreciation for their vision and efforts for incorporating MU Black Alumni, Inc,


After the Banquet, MUBA members and guests mingled and danced into the night.  


MUBA hosted a Hospitality Suite, which was open on both Friday and Saturday nights.  MUBA members were at the Hospitality Suite until the early morning hours,


On Sunday, MUBA conducted a Memrial Service to honor deceased MUBA members from October 2017 through October 2018.  The service was conducted at First Baptist Church, Huntington WV.  MUBA member, Bishop Frederick Brown was the speaker and provided an inspirational message.   


Pictures from MUBA Homecoming 2018 will be added soon.


In the meantime, please visit the Marshall University Black Alumni Facebook page to view hundreds of pictures.

Homecoming 2017


There was a full weekend of well planned events for Homecoming 2017.  MU Black Alumni had a great time attending these events.


MU Black Alumni were also inspired and exited about Homecoming 2018, which will be the 40th Anniversary for Marshall University Black Alumni.


Click here for more about Homecoming 2017 


Click here for Homecoming 2017 photos.

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

There are two major opportunities to spend time with MU Black Alumni:


  1. Marshall University Alumni Weekend, April 2019.
  2. MUBA Homecoming Weekend - October 2019.

Marshall University

1 John Marshall Drive, Huntington, WV 25755

Marshall University Black Alumni

 

Contact Black Alumni at:


Marshall University Black Alumni, Inc.

P.O. Box 2243

Huntington, WV 25723-2243


Or e-mail:


marshallblackalumni@aol.com




President Tamara Eubanks


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