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This week, Tuskegee University announced that alumnus and BENS Board member Gregory S. Nixon will receive the Inaugural Booker T. Washington Award in Philanthropy. Recipients of this award are recognized for their significant impact in uplifting communities, promoting education, empowering marginalized groups, and fostering positive social change, echoing the legacy of Booker T. Washington himself. These individuals exemplify a commitment to service, generosity, and a profound belief in the importance of giving back to society, making a tangible difference in the lives of others and carrying forward Booker T. Washington’s enduring legacy of philanthropy and service to humanity.

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