International Cultural Festival and Soccer Exhibition

Thank you for your interest in Fort Valley State University’s inaugural International Cultural Festival and Soccer Exhibition!

Ivelaw Lloyd Griffith, Ph.D.
Ninth President, Fort Valley State Univesity

Cordially invites you to attend the
Inaugural International Cultural Festival and Soccer Exhibition

This Labor Day Weekend, Saturday, August 30, 2014
9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
FVSU’s Wildcat Stadium
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Individual Tickets: $60

Donor Levels:

Bronze ($250-499) • Silver ($500-$999) • Gold ($1,000-$4999)
Platinum ($5,000-$7,499)• Diamond ($7,500-$9,999) • Corporate ($10,000 or above)

The Fort Valley State University Scholarship Luncheon Committee and the FVSU family encourage you to participate in this event by supporting the university and contributing as a financial sponsor towards this campaign. The benefits include the joy of knowing that you are providing scholarships to academically talented students, special seating and a chance to interact with your congressional representatives.

Tickets are available at the following locations:

  • FVSU Foundation Office, Evans Building, 100 E. Main Street, Fort Valley, Ga.; Call (478) 825-6474
  • Office of Development, Huntington Hall, Room 207, FVSU Campus; Call (478) 825-6959

Other Information

  • Since its inception in 1987, the Fort Valley State University Black History Month Scholarship Luncheon has become the university’s largest annual scholarship fundraiser. To date, this fundraiser, along with earnings from the university’s endowment fund, has awarded more than $1.5 million in scholarships to students.
  • Please Remember:

    Thousands of companies and corporate foundations in the United States currently match their employees’ gifts to nonprofit organizations such as universities. Under a corporate matching gift program, gifts made by a company’s eligible employee or employee’s spouse are matched with company or corporate foundation funds.

  • 2011

    College of Agriculture, Family Sciences and Technology

    “I’m grateful for the opportunities I’ve received at FVSU,” said Antwan Cuffie, an Albany, Ga. native. The veterinarian science student, who currently boasts a 3.55 GPA aspires to become an entrepreneur, owning a private practice to care for animals. Cuffie credits his Presidential Scholarship for helping him stay focused.

    College of Arts & Sciences

    Taylor Sykes, a dual major in political science and Spanish, is among the College of Arts and Sciences’ brightest students touting a 3.94 GPA. The Kennesaw, Ga. native, who has studied abroad in Mexico, plans to pursue a master’s degree in public administration from Columbus State University.

    College of Education

    “This scholarship has been a blessing,” said FVSU senior Jazmine McDaniel