The Black Ivy Alumni League
—For Immediate Release—
TO HURRICANE KATRINA RELIEF EFFORTS
New York, NY (September 13, 2005) – In the days following the destruction and loss caused by Hurricane Katrina, each of us has been affected by this tragedy.
"...the common people of all nations are truly brothers in the great family of mankind." - Paul Robeson 1958
The Black Ivy League Alumni encourages you to make a contribution to aid in hurricane relief efforts.
On our Web site, www.TheLeagueOnline.org, we have highlighted the following ways to donate your resources, time or voice:
Ivy League Schools Response
Donation of Goods
Housing Donations and Information
Other Donations & Initiatives
Lists of Safe and Missing Family Members
List of Senators and Congresspeople
Our heart goes out to the families and loved ones of the victims of Hurricane Katrina, who are faced with not only devastating personal losses, but also with the widespread destruction of their communities.
We urge the Black Ivy community to participate not only in the short-term efforts to help does effected by Hurricane Katrina but look at the long-term horizon. As time goes on the Black Ivy Alumni League will continue to find ways to aid the displaced families of Hurricane Katrina. Additional information relating to the Black Ivy Alumni League and Hurricane Katrina relief efforts can be sent to
Please stay connected, all informational updates can be found at http://www.theleagueonline.org/katrina.php.
Khary Barnes (Events)
Russell Malbrough (Campus Relations)
Maisha Walker (Chair)