1910 Plus Virtual Scholarship Fundraiser 2022 Dear MDCC Alumni, Family & Friends of Dear Ole NCC: SAVE THE DATE and get ready to shape NCCU's future! On March 1, 2022, at noon, NCCU will begin its annual 24-hour giving day in celebration of our community and the major impact we can make on NCCU's future together. Eagles around the world will come together to support the areas they are most passionate about. To see how you can make an immediate impact, go to the Dare to Soar: Shaping Our Future Together page at https://dayofgiving.nccu.edu/?bbeml=tp-H0RITNapFUmoivHtG_mBRQ.jGUhABPXXTUSRXM5K6IQ9XQ.r3JXDccUB-kCWqavxZ7uYpw.lxF3V1rLBy06HgYIn1xJsAg to learn more about the exciting event! We need your help to make our Giving Day a success. Show your eagle pride b...
On Saturday, November 27th, the Metro DC Chapter held its fourth Membership Pop Up at Matchbox Restaurant in Silver Spring, MD. The Pop Up was held on Small Business Saturday 2021. Matchbox is a small, minority owned business.
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On December 12, 2021, members of the Metro DC Chapter volunteered to support in the Drive-Thru Toy & Supply Drive. Donated toys & supplies were dropped off at the Ronald McDonald House in N. E. Washington, DC for distribution to families staying at the Ronald McDonald House. This event was sponsored by the DC Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance, of which the Metro DC NCCU Alumni Chapter is a member.
After NCCU Football defeated Howard University 45-27 at Greene Stadium, many Eagles headed to HalfSmoke for the post-game celebration. The Metro DC Chapter’s Membership Committee also held a membership pop up during the celebration. During this post-game social, 12 Eagles paid dues to join the Metro DC Chapter. The Mighty Metro Chapter continues to work hard for our Dear Ol’ NCC even as we have fun.
The NCCU Football Team traveled to our nation’s capital to take on the Howard Bison at Greene Stadium on November 13, 2021. They were cheered on by Eagles from all over the Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area who watched as our Eagles emerged at the victors. The final score was NCCU 45- Howard 27. As always, the Metro DC Eagles showed up in big numbers to support NCCU Football in action.
On November 5, 2021, four Metro DC Eagles were inducted into the Society of Golden Eagles during the Founder’s Day Convocation. Due to the pandemic, NCCU classes of 1970 and 1971 were inducted together. One of the newest Metro DC Golden Eagles is Mr. Calvin Kearney who is a former National Alumni Association President and a former Metro DC Chapter President. The other inductees include Ms. Carrie L. Hester, Ms. Iris Hudson, and Ms. Annie Carroll. The Metro DC Chapter Congratulates the newest Golden Eagles and Silver Eagles!
NCCU Chancellor, Dr. Johnson O. Akinleye, attended the Athletics Donor Reception held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on November 13, 2021. Alumni in attendance heard remarks from former NCCU student athlete Carl Jones regarding his professional experience post-graduation from NCCU. Attendees also learned of the many exciting things happening at NCCU including construction of the new School of Business, athletics, and BRITE research.