Financial and Material

The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture is pleased to accept financial contributions and donations of material items to support its mission of collecting, preserving, and disseminating information that chronicles the modern civil rights movement, the history of Alabama State University, and African-American culture.  Financial contributions in any amount are tax deductible and sincerely appreciated.

Material collections to our National Center may include historical manuscripts, photographs, books, letters, diaries, programs, artwork, sculpture, or other types of memorabilia, artifacts or documents pertaining to civil rights and African-American culture in general.  We have a special interest in materials relating to Montgomery and, specifically, the history of Alabama State University. The center would also appreciate opportunities to copy materials that may not be available for donation.  Arrangements may be made for material gifts to be deeded to the National Center or for such gifts to be obtained on loan.  Special conditions for use or ownership of materials may also be considered. Please contact us at the address below. We appreciate your support of our efforts to build a National Center for research and preservation of information pertaining to the history and culture of African-Americans.
Please make checks payable to the ASU Foundation and write National Civil Rights Center in the reference section.  Your financial and material donations may be mailed to:

The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University
P.O. Box 271
Montgomery, AL 36101-0271

Questions concerning contributions may be emailed to the following address:

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Levi Watkins Library

Upcoming and Recent Programs

August 28 - August 29

The 13th Annual Black Film Festival: Empowerment Through Film


Free Admission!

Friday, August 28, 2015 | 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Levi Watkins Learning Center, 5th Floor
Alabama State University

Saturday, August 29, 2015 | 9:00 am to 11:00 pm
The Capri Theatre
1045 East Fairview Avenue, Montgomery, AL

See the flyer for more information.

The Journey to Freedom: A Mural in Eight Parts


A Visual Interpretation of African-Americans’ Struggle for Recognition as Human Beings and First-Class Citizens

Commissioned by The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University

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March 6 - August 28

50th Anniversary Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March: A Celebration of Freedom and Democracy

A juried exhibition from members of the National Alliance Of Artists from Historically Black Colleges And Universities (NAAHBCU)

Artists’ Reception
March 22, 2015 | 3 ‐ 5 p.m.
1345 Carter Hill Road
Montgomery, Alabama

Exhibit runs March 6 - August 28 (Excluding Holidays)

For more information, call 334-229-4824 or 334-229-4106.

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