Institutional Advancement

Clark Atlanta University’s Institutional Advancement Office is embarking on a new era, collaborating with alumni, corporate, and community partners globally to fulfill the university’s vision. Rooted in tradition, CAU’s Panther Pride unites alumni and supporters, driving efforts to enhance academic experiences, secure facility funding, provide scholarships, and enrich academic programs.

Office of Institutional Advancement

Clark Atlanta University is embarking on a new era in its Institutional Advancement (IA) office, eagerly anticipating collaboration with alumni chapters, corporate partners, and community allies on both national and international fronts. Our overarching goal is to ensure the fulfillment of Clark Atlanta’s objectives.

CAU alumni and supporters share Panther Pride, which grows with each student’s enrollment and graduation. Our collective efforts aim to enhance academic quality, secure funding for better facilities, provide scholarships to deserving students, and enrich academic programs.

Under President George T. French, Jr.’s leadership, the IA office actively communicates and fosters discussions on the university’s long-term goals. We emphasize engaging our communities, students, alumni, and friends, requiring your active involvement to realize this vision.

The IA office will play a crucial role in gathering financial resources for CAU’s long-term success. Together, we’ll ensure our alma mater thrives.

Choose campaigns for donations through the official Clark Atlanta University Office of Institutional Advancement.

For inquiries or major gifting, contact (404) 880-8000 or The future of CAU depends on YOU. Show your Panther Pride today!

Institutional Advancement

Fundraising Initiatives

Become a proud donor and a true BELIEVER in the future of Clark Atlanta University!

By contributing to our fundraising initiatives, you empower us to provide scholarships, enhance academic programs, and create transformative opportunities for our students. Your support as a donor goes beyond financial contribution; it signifies your belief in the transformative power of education and your commitment to the success of our students.

Advancement Services

Advancement Services provides comprehensive services and stewardship to support the fundraising efforts of the Office of Institutional Advancement. The department focuses on the following:

  • Advancement Services
  • Gifts & Records Management
  • Donor Services
  • Information Services
  • Prospect Development, Research & Strategy

Corporate Partners

Clark Atlanta University values its corporate partners as vital to its success and future. These partners contribute funds and expertise to benefit CAU and, in return, receive significant branding and exposure.

Collaborating with CAU means joining a distinguished group of supporters and making a substantial impact. We actively promote these partnerships through various channels, including digital, social media, and events.

Pinky Cole

CEO, Slutty Vegan, CAU Alumni

Pinky Cole, is an esteemed alumna of Clark Atlanta University who has made a significant impact in the business world. Pinky Cole is the visionary CEO behind Slutty Vegan, a renowned plant-based restaurant revolutionizing the culinary industry.

With an unwavering passion for creating delicious and sustainable plant-based options, Pinky Cole has redefined the concept of fast food. Through Slutty Vegan, she has not only disrupted the culinary scene but also sparked conversations around health, environmental sustainability, and social justice.