African American Studies Annual Fund

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Why Give?

The African American & African Diaspora Studies Department annual fund provides critical discretionary support vital for the day-to-day work of our students and faculty. Your gift enables research, graduate and undergraduate student support, teaching, student services, and faculty recruitment. The flexible nature of this fund allows the department’s leadership to address both strategic challenges and opportunities.

Gifts from our alumni and friends will ensure that the African American & African Diaspora Studies Department remains one of the most distinguished in the world, and the full impact of your gift is felt within the department.  Thank you for your support!

The Charter Hill Society

The members of the Charter Hill Society for The African American & African Diaspora Studies Department are a community of committed donors who make a three-year pledge of $1,000 or more per year to the African American & African Diaspora Studies Department Annual Fund. Your support will ensure that Berkeley African American & African Diaspora Studies students and faculty continue to do their best work, supporting cutting-edge research and outstanding teaching.

How to join

Option 1: To join today, please enter your gift amount below. When prompted on the next page, please choose” recurring“, “annually“, “for a limited time“, and then “three years“.

Option 2: For more information about joining the Charter Hill Society for African American & African Diaspora Studies,  email socialsciences@berkeley.edu or fill out this form to hear back from one of our associates.

Why Join?

Charter Hill Society donors are making possible exciting directions in our graduate and undergraduate student academic and research experiences. Support from Charter Hill helps Berkeley African American & African Diaspora Studies sustain its excellence in all domains, ensuring that future generations of students continue to thrive and gain valuable experience in the ground breaking research that African American & African Diaspora Studies faculty conduct. 

Interested in learning more about joining the charter Hill Society for African American Studies? Email socialsciences@berkeley.edu or fill out this form to hear back from one of our associates.