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Annual and Special Giving

Clark Atlanta University 
Institutional Advancement and University Relations 
317 Haven-Warren 
(404) 880-8710; (404) 880-8395 (fax)



Annual and Special Giving


The Office of Annual and Special Giving is responsible for recruiting, retaining, cultivating and communicating with donors using direct mail, telephone, email and personal visits. The office raises annual restricted and unrestricted gifts through the overall management of the Clark Atlanta University Annual Fund and raises gifts from individuals and corporations, restricted and unrestricted, through personal solicitations.

Annual and Special Giving administers a comprehensive annual giving program within the Office of Institutional Advancement and University Relations to maintain financial support for University programs and projects. Annual and Special Giving develops tactical university-wide and unit-specific fund solicitation strategies for annual that complement and support the fundraising efforts of CAU’s deans, department heads, and key administrators.

In addition to these responsibilities, the Office also is responsible for cultivating and soliciting special and major gift prospects for restricted and unrestricted purposes. The office manages volunteers who can assist with Annual Fund and Major Gift activities.

For more information about giving to Clark Atlanta University, please contact Nicole J. Blount, director of Annual and Special Giving at (404) 880-8710 or nblount@cau.edu.

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