The Albany State University Foundation, Inc. solicits and accepts private gifts, including in-kind gifts, to Albany State University. In addition to this development function, the Foundation maintains donor records, manages the assets under its control and disburses monies to support university programs.

The Foundation is a non-profit organization given the privilege of tax exemption. Article II of the Articles of Incorporation of the Albany State University Foundation, Inc. states: “The purpose for which the corporation is formed and the business and objects to be carried on and promoted by it are as follows”:

  1. To provide resources, services and money for scholarship and student aid.
  2. To provide an opportunity through the subjected services, resources and money for disadvantaged youths to become constructive and productive citizens on a non-profit basis.

The Foundation Board expanded on the initial purpose by approving five major areas of emphasis and fund-raising:

  • Scholarships
  • Endowment
  • Institutional Enrichment
  • Faculty/Staff Development
  • Operations Management

ASU Foundation Executive Board Members

  • Dr. Arthur Dunning, University President
  • Mr. Gregory T. Hylick, President
  • Dr. Chanta M. Haywood, Vice President Institutional Advancement & Executive Director ASU Foundation
  • Mr. Graham Edwards, Vice President
  • Dr. Sonya Taylor-Acree, Treasurer
  • Mr. Bruce Melton, Secretary
  • Mr. Gregory Daniels
  • Mr. James Griffin
  • Mrs. Joycia Ricks
  • Mrs. Rachelle Scott
  • Dr. Daniel Simmons
Admin Staff Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Office Location
Albany State University Police Department
504 College Drive
Albany,GA. 31705
Contact Information
Telephone: (229) 430-4660