To advocate for racial equity and promote education for students of African descent.
To end racial inequities, promote education, and connect people of African descent.
About The Foundation
The Amadou Diallo Foundation works to promote racial healing and build strong community support in guiding students’ pathways to success as they begin to prepare and transition from High School into Postsecondary Education and pursue Career pathways on their way to becoming productive members of their communities. Amadou Diallo Scholars will set an example that despite the county that they came from or the color of their skin that they are the future and serve as positive role models for other young people in communities across the county to follow and that they also can pursue careers and help make their communities stronger as productive members of their community.
In collaboration with community services organizations and developing the Pathways to College Success Annual Scholarships the Foundation will also engage the Amadou Diallo Scholars in community services projects aligned to strengthening the quality of life and positive community interaction with law enforcement and policy makers. Developing leadership skills through participating in Foundation Workshops, Community Panels and educational events.
As Young People their parents and members of the community, Policy makers, Academia and Community based organization will come together and work towards a common goal respect and social justice.