Promote and provide direct financial support for post-secondary education. Assure that students have the information necessary to make sound decisions as it pertains to their education and career. Provide direct mentorship to scholarship recipients to assist with their ability to navigate post secondary education and opportunities including but not limited to: internships, job prep, interview prep, resume review, etc. Lead a collaborative network of community and educational partners aligned to support student preparation, transition, and persistence to degree completion.
Friends of FAM, Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Atlanta, GA consisting of a board of passionate FAMU alumni who are committed to providing mentorship and direct financial assistance in the form of scholarships to deserving, enrolled FAMU students from the Atlanta metropolitan area.