Giving to the BCC

Thank you for your interest in giving to the Black Cultural Center. By doing so, you help strengthen the center’s impact on Purdue and the community.

You can donate to the Black Cultural Center in one of three ways:

  • By Phone - Call 800-319-2199
  • By Mail - Download the BCC gift form and mail it to the address on the form.
  • Online - Purdue's online donation site or for more information see "Donating to the BCC Online" below.

Donating to the BCC Online

You can donate to the BCC online and make your gift to a fund specified in the following list:


BCC academic achievement scholarships honor and encourage successful engagement in intellectual pursuits. They recognize BCC performing arts ensemble participants and student employees for their outstanding academic performance.

Cultural Art Series

These events feature prominent scholars, performing artists, and Purdue alumni who have contributed extensively to human rights, business, or education. Noted guests have included filmmaker Spike Lee, poet and author Maya Angelou, and the Alvin Alley American Dance Theatre.

Research Tours

Participants in BCC performing arts ensembles travel and engage in an artistic field research experience. Activities may include master classes and workshops; visits to historical landmarks, museums, and performance events; and discussions with experts in a variety of topics.

Unrestricted Support

Unrestricted support of the Black Cultural Center at Purdue provides funds to meet the center's most pressing needs. Your gift allows us to continue to celebrate the achievements and future of the African American community.

Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs for charitable contributions made by their employees. See if your employer sponsors a matching gift program.

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