Don Tharpe, Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
Don Tharpe was president of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and is a Kentucky native with more than 25 years of experience in the management of nonprofit associations. He earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Murray State University. He earned his doctorate in education administration from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA. The CBCF, established in 1976, is a nonprofit, nonpartisan public policy, research and educational institute focused on leadership education, public health, economic development, and African globalism.
Note: Tharpe was succeeded as CBCF president in 2007 by Elsie L. Scott.
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Renee talks about issues facing the African-American community nationally with Don Tharpe, president and CEO of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation in Washington, D.C.