Armstrong Foundation of Georgia Southern University, Inc.

The Armstrong Foundation of Georgia Southern University, Inc. is a charitable corporation created under and operating by the laws of the State of Georgia. The Foundation is exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. The Foundation, working through its Board of Trustees, exists to support the mission of Georgia Southern University (“the University”), and the three campuses with a particular focus on the Armstrong and Liberty Campuses. As such, the Foundation strives to raise funds, provide talent, expertise and other resources to further enhance the initiatives and services of the University for its students, clients, and the region. The Foundation specifically seeks funds to provide scholarships for deserving students, to support and improve selected academic enterprises, to support the faculty and staff of the University, to support the University’s service to the community, to improve economic and community development, and to provide aid and advice to further the strategic initiatives of the University.

Net assets of the foundation, held in unrestricted, temporarily restricted and permanently restricted accounts, total over $10 million. The foundation provides more than $300,000 annually to enhance academics and service programs of the university.

Vision and Mission

Vision

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Mission

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Board Members

Mr. Michael F. Kemp – Chair
Mr. Carlton Hodges – Vice Chair/Finance Committee Chair
Mr. Andrew H. Ernst – Immediate Past Chair
Mr. William P. Kelso – Executive Vice President
Mr. Robert L. Whitaker – Treasurer
Mrs. Maura C. Copeland – Secretary

Mrs. Ellen B. Bolch
President & CEO
THA Group
Savannah, GA
Mrs. Maura C. Copeland
Executive Counsel
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA
Mr. Andrew H. Ernst
Partner
HunterMaclean
Savannah, GA
Mrs. Susan M. Hancock
President
Abshire Public Relations
Savannah, GA
Mr. Paul Hinchey
President & CEO
St. Joseph’s/Candler Health
Savannah, GA
Mr. Carlton Hodges
CPA, Shareholder
Caines Hodges & Co. PC
Savannah, GA
Mr. William P. Kelso
Associate Vice President, Advancement
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA
Mr. Michael F. Kemp
Senior Vice President, Regional Trust Manager
Synovus Trust Company, N.A.
Savannah, GA
Mr. Eric B. Johnson
Principal
Hussey Gay Bell
Savannah, GA
Mr. Quentin Marlin
Partner
Ellis, Painter, Ratterree & Adams LLP
Savannah, GA
Mrs. Diana Morrison
Owner/CEO
Advertising Specialty Services
Savannah, GA
Mr. Benjamin E. Price
Senior Vice President, Investments
Raymond James
Savannah, GA
Mr. Alex Salgueiro
President & CEO
Savannah Restaurant Corp.
Savannah, GA
Maj. Gen. John Sobke
Retired
Savannah, GA
Mr. James Thomas Jr.
Former Mayor of Hinesville, Georgia
Hinesville, GA
LTC James E. Vaughn, Ret.
Principal Pricing Consultant
Hilton Head Island, SC
Mr. Robert L. Whitaker
Vice President for Business & Finance
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA

 

Gift Fees

Gift Fees

Board Agendas and Minutes

Board Agendas and Minutes

Annual Reports

Annual Reports

Audited Financial Statements

IRS Form 990

IRS Form 990

Last updated: 10/8/2018