The Melvin W. Jones Foundation is a 501c (3) tax-exempt organization and relies upon your support of our events and financial donations to sustain our programs and scholarships. Please make your checks payable to:
Melvin Jones Foundation
Dr. M. Colleen Jones
3820 Old Dominion Ct
Lincoln, Nebraska 68516
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The MWJ foundation awards scholarships and provides leadership development opportunities to students each year. The primary focus is to support the Melvin Jones Learning Community at the University Nebraska-Lincoln. The Foundation also is engaged in a children’s tutoring and mentorship program in Memphis, TN. We continue to evolve and expand the activities to fulfill Melvin’s legacy. Our commitment is to education, community involvement, engagement and cultural enrichment.