Emmett Till

Scholarship Fund

In honor of the late Emmett Louis Till and Mamie Elizabeth Till-Mobley.

Photograph of Emmett Till and his mother, Mamie Elizabeth Till-Mobley.

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Mission Rooted in Legacy

Our mission is to: Build a better sense of community, create a safe and healthy environment for living and learning, and improve the quality of life by providing life-long learning opportunities in the area of health, culture, recreation, and education.

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Help Us Build the
Emmett Till Memorial

Purchase a brick for $100 and have your name and custom message paved into the Emmett Till memorial. All profits fund the Emmett Till Scholarship and will be awarded to students pursuing higher education.

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Emmett Till Memorial Center &The Summit Community Task Force

The Summit Community Task Force is a not-for-profit, 501C3, Multipurpose Human Service Organization.  Organized in 1992 by Wheeler and Marvel Parker along with a group of concerned citizens in the Village of Summit. a southwestern suburb located in Cook County.

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With your support of the Emmett Till Scholarship, your donation will help underprivileged youth pursue higher education in college and trade schools.