Tougaloo College 2020 Choir Tour

Featuring the Internationally Acclaimed Tougaloo College Concert Choir

Under the Direction of Dr. Karl Twyner

Chicago - March 4th -5th, Presented by the Chicago Tougaloo Alumni Association

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

7:00 p.m.
St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church
9047 South Harper Avenue
(91st & Stony Island Ave.)
Chicago, IL 60619

Tickets: $20.00 Adults | $5.00 Students

A partnership with the St. Katharine Drexel HBCU College Tour Ministry

Thursday, March 5, 2020

7:00 p.m.
New Faith Baptist Church International
25 Central Avenue
Matteson, IL 60643

Rev. Dr. Trunell D. Felder, Pastor
Dr. Alexis L. Felder, First Lady, Minister of Ministry Operations

All proceeds will benefit Tougaloo College and the Tougaloo College Concert Choir

Washington, DC - March 7th - 8th, Presented by the Washington Area Tougaloo Alumni Chapter

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Worship Service
Alfred Street Baptist Church
5:15 p.m.
301 S. Alfred Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Worship Service
Shiloh Baptist Church
7:45 a.m.
1500 9th Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001

Sunday, March 8, 2020

National City Christian Church
3:00 p.m.
5 Thomas Circle, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20005

Please join us as we share the talents of the Tougaloo College Concert Choir in the Washington, DC area. A souvenir journal will be printed to commemorate this prestigious occasion. Donors with donations of $250 or more will be mailed a hard copy of the souvenir journal and others will be able to download a soft copy from this website. We encourage you to support the tour and the College with an ad and/or sponsorship. Advertisement and sponsorship opportunities are available.  Go to WATAC Store Events for details and purchases.

TCNAA Commemorative Luggage Tag

Now available for sale in the TCNAA Shop. Proudly display your support for Tougaloo College and identify your luggage with this lenticular printed (dual images on the front of the tag, contact information space on the back), 4.25 inch x 2.5 inch, plastic luggage tag. 

The tag comes with a 5.75 inch loop strap. The tag’s distinctive design makes it ideal for identifying your luggage, gym bag, brief case, backpack, laptop bag, golf bag and many more personal items.

Price: $10.00 each

Free Shipping – Allow 1 – 2 Week for Delivery.

Tilted view - Image 1 -TCNAA Seal
Tilted view - Image 2 - Sesquicentennial logo

2020 Hall of Fame – Call for Nominations

The time of year has come for us to nominate outstanding Tougalooians for induction into the Tougaloo College National Alumni Association Hall of Fame. Nominee requirement and nomination instructions can be viewed on the TCNAA Hall of Fame page.

Facilities/Capital Improvement Fund Update

Raised: $31505.00

Give to the Fund
Make a donation today!

Text "Facilities" to 71777


The Dr. Walter Washington Award (Chapter Donation)
Chapter contributing the highest total combined financial and In-kind amount to Tougaloo College.

   1st Place – Jackson – $22,825
   2nd Place – Washington Area – $15,050
   3rd Place – Chicago – $10,000

The Honorable Corneal A. Davis Award (Chapter Members Donating)
Chapter whose chapter members donated the highest combined amount to the Tougaloo College Annual Fund.

   1st Place – Jackson – $39,025
   2nd Place – Washington Area – $30,000
   3rd Place – Tougaloo Community – $24,281

Julia A. Bender Award (Highest percent Of Members Donating)
Chapter having the highest percentage of its chapter members donating to the Tougaloo College Annual Fund.

   1st Place – Chicago – 27%
   2nd Place – Houston – 26%
   3rd Place – Washington Area – 24%

Lucille M. Fraser Award (Highest Percentage TCNAA Members)
Chapter having the highest percentage of its members who are dues paying members of TCNAA.

   1st Place – Memphis – 100%
                  Houston – 100%
                  Detroit – 100%
                  Dallas/Ft. Worth – 100%
   2nd Place – Chicago (99%) – 99%
   3rd Place – Washington Area – 54%

Dr. Naomi Townsend Award (Recruiting)
Chapter recruiting the highest percentage of students attending Tougaloo College during a current term.

Chicago Tougaloo Alumni Chapter

Images from the 150th Anniversary Parade

The TCNAA Hall of Fame Class of 2019

Albert Bazar Britton, Jr. MD '43
Carolyn Voncile Walker Henderson '66
Delores Bolden Stamps '68
John Veasley, DDS '79
Earnestine Willis, MD '72

The 2019 Hall of Fame Souvenir Booklet

Now Available for Download (PDF 23 Mb)

Local Tougaloo Alumni Chapters Support Enrollment Management Activities

The Tougaloo Community Chapter provided snacks for the Enrollment Management Open House in June.

President Beverly Williams and Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management, Carolyn Evans.​

The Jackson Chapter provided snacks during early student registration, July 9-10.

Jackson Chapter members: Barbara Hilliard, Carolyn Evans(Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management), Chapter President James C. Smith, Doris Bridgeman (Alumni Relations) and Annie Archie. .

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