Black Belt Community Foundation (BBCF)

Young children gather around raised garden during the Head Start garden project.The partnership between the BBCF and CEOE seeks to facilitate increased growth in student learning and achievement for all students in Alabama’s Black Belt. University Outreach has served on the board of directors for BBCF since the inception of the Foundation. Currently, Dr. Nickson serves on the BBCF Board of Directors and is chair of the Head Start committee. In addition, Auburn University annually hosts the residential BBCF Legacy Academy for 60 students from throughout the Black Belt.

Last Updated: September 12, 2019