Empowerment

The Burroughs Foundation

“Our philanthropic efforts reflect our desire to shape a world in which everyone has an opportunity to succeed”
— Tyrone and Nelda Burroughs

Community
Outreach

Partnering with growth-potential communities for a broader range

Post-Secondary
Education

Assisting in political and community affairs to help provide economic well-being and engagement.

Healthy
Lifestyle

Providing access to resources for both health care and prevention.

The
Arts

Stimulating creativity, focus and confidence through activities in the arts.

Entrepreneurship

Facilitating success and self-sustainment through financial leverage.

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The Campus Color Line

"A stunning and ambitious origins story."―Ibram X. Kendi, National Book Award–winning and #1 New York Times–bestselling author. The remarkable history of how college presidents shaped the struggle for racial equality.