Clark Atlanta University Kicks Off International Day of Giving


ATLANTA, GA (June 21, 2022) – Clark Atlanta University’s Division of Institutional Advancement kicks off its International Day of Giving Campaign (IDGC).  Beginning with an emphasis on the first 24 hours and continuing through the end of the fiscal year, the annual IDGC campaign affords an opportunity for alumni and friends around the world to come together in the spirit of investment in our students. 

Clark Atlanta University has set a big goal for this campaign – 500 donations! All funds raised will aid in the recruitment and retention of CAU’s next generation of scholars, as well as support the strengthening of the institution’s infrastructure and technology. We know our alumni, family, and friends will help make this goal a reality.  Every gift, no matter the amount, is an investment in the future of our students.

To learn more about Clark Atlanta University’s International Day of Giving visit the institutions website at  Additionally, if you are interested in supporting this effort you too can simply click the GIVE NOW link.

About Clark Atlanta University: Established in 1988 by the historic consolidation of Atlanta University (1865) and Clark College (1869).  Clark Atlanta University continues a 150-year legacy rooted in African American tradition and focused on the future.  Through global innovation, transformative educational experiences, and high-value engagement.  CAU cultivates lifted lives that transforms the world.  Notable alumni include: James Weldon Johnson; American civil rights activist, poet, and songwriter (Lift Every Voice and Sing "The Black National Anthem"; Ralph David Abernathy Sr., American civil rights activist; Congressman Hank Johnson, Georgia District 4; Kenya Barris, American award-winning television and movie producer; Kenny Leon, Tony Award-winning Broadway Director; Jacque Reid, Emmy Award-winning Television Personality and Journalist; Brandon Thompson, Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion for NASCAR; Valeisha Butterfield Jones, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at the Recording Academy. To learn more about Clark Atlanta University, visit