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Annual Parents and Family Association Meeting

On Saturday, February 21, we held our annual Parents and Family Association meeting. In case you missed it, please review the minutes by clicking here. Thank everyone for coming, we hope to meet again soon.

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Click here to complete the Parents and Family Association form with your contact information.


Our fall calls were quite a success and over 175 parents and family members joined us on September 25 and October 7 as we received information on the Study Abroad Program and Public Safety.

Make plans to join us for the following 2015 spring calls at 8:30 p.m. EST:

  • January 28 - Family Weekend and Wellness Program
  • February 12 - Cooperative Education, Career Planning and Housing and Residential Life
  • March 12 - Commencement Activities for the Class of 2015 Families

To join the call, please dial 888-204-5987 and enter access code 7590518#.


As Co-Chairs of the Spelman College Parents and Family Association (SCPFA), we are pleased to welcome new and returning students and parents to Spelman College.  The mission of the SCPFA is to promote a dynamic relationship between Spelman College and its parents.  As members of this association, we play a major role in ensuring that our daughters receive a world-class educational experience that prepares them for a future of greatness.

The SCPFA is divided into seven regions, with each being led by Regional Co-Coordinators. Being a member of the SCPFA grants you access a monthly electronic newsletter with the latest news and events at Spelman College as well as other engagement opportunities. The four pillars of our association are to encourage giving to the College, donate gently used or new business attire for My Sister’s Closet, assist the Office of Career Planning and Development by offering career opportunities, and to arrange for student care packages.

If you would like to help lead our efforts and become a Regional Co-Coordinator, email us at with a statement of interest. 

For more information about the Spelman College Parents and Family Association and to contact your Regional Co-Coordinator, visit  If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at, or call the Office of Annual Giving at 404-270-6410.    

This year, the SCPFA hopes to assist you in understanding the Spelman community and urge you to become actively involved. We look forward to working with you and having a wonderful academic year!

For our Spelman Daughters, 

Laurena Moore Powell, DDS, C’82
Co-Chair, Spelman College Parents and Family Association

Evelyn D. Russell-Porte, Ph.D.
Co-Chair, Spelman College Parents and Family Association

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