American poet and activist. Her work focuses on issues of oppression, feminism, race, and marginalization, as well as the African diaspora. For there is always light. If only we’re brave enough to see it. If only we’re brave enough to be it.Amanda Gorman
Founded on December 1, 1865, Shaw University is the first historically black university in the Southern United States.
American singer, songwriter, musician, arranger and Civil rights activist You’ve got to learn to leave the table when love’s no longer being served.Nina Simone
Established in 1891, North Carolina A&T is the #1 producer of African American undergraduates in Engineering and Agriculture and of master’s graduates in Mathematics and Statistics. Can I get an Aggie Pride? Aggie Pride!! Aggies DO!!North Carolina A&T Alum
Attorney, author, and First Lady of the United States from 2009 to 2017 Every day, you have the power to choose our better history – by opening your hearts and minds, by speaking up for what you know is rightMichelle Obama
Today as we celebrate the life and legacy of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., let us educate one another, advocate for one another and make sure that we exercise our rights and freedoms to VOTE. Dr. King’s Letter from Birmingham is a power letter that reminds us that we have to speak...
Janice Bryant Howroyd – Founder + CEO, THE ACTONE GROUPJanice Bryant Howroyd is the Founder and CEO of The ActOne Group, the largest privately held, minority women-women-owned personnel company founded in the U.S.. Howroyd is most known as being the first African-American woman to build and own a billion dollar company. Violet Palmer – NBA’s...
Ten years is a long time to think back on...
202 Thanksgiving Assist The John Wall Family Foundation (JWFF) donated one thousand (1,000) dinners to families in the SE Washington, DC Community. The first 150 families received a $25 grocery gift card. “In these uncertain times, it is more important than ever to me to continue assisting families the best that I can. We are...
1 2 3 4 5

In The Community

The John Wall Family Foundation strives to improve the quality of life for disadvantaged families and impact the lives of at-risk youth through mentorship, education and physical activity.

Recent Articles

Beverly Bond
March 30, 2022
Ella Baker
March 25, 2022
Cece Jones Davis
March 23, 2022