From the Committee
The Dallas-Fort Worth Chapter of Jackson State University National Alumni Association, Inc. will host its annual scholarship fundraiser, “The Black Winemakers’ Dinner”, August 23-29, 2020, benefitting Dallas-Fort Worth area students attending Jackson State University (JSU). We continue to partner with the world renowned Brazilian steakhouse, Fogo De Chao, as our host restaurant. This week long, virtual event will include a Brazilian churrasco style meal available for purchase to enjoy at a local DFW restaurant location, or in your own home. We will feature local Black-owned businesses offering compliments to your meal, and of course, Tiger Pride on all of our social media platforms.
Jackson State University (JSU), located in Jackson, Mississippi, is an institution with a distinguished history and a very rich tradition. JSU is a diverse, technologically advanced four-year university, steeped in history and committed to preparing its students to become global leaders. The JSU National Alumni Association (JSUNAA), which is divided into six regions in the United States consists of fifty- two chapters. The Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Chapter represents an alumni base of approximately 1,800 members.
Started in 2013, The Black Winemakers’ Dinner supports the DFW Chapter’s Scholarship Endowment Fund, recently highlighted for obtaining its $25,000 endowment status. Your continued support is appreciated. Explore our website for additional opportunities to support our events. Thank you for your consideration and your participation in this year’s Black Winemakers’ Dinner. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.