Alpha Merit Group Educational Foundation, Inc. (AMGEF)

Alpha Merit Group Educational Foundation, Inc. (AMGEF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, focused on scholarship, training, and development programs for minority youth.  The organization was founded in 1982, as a mechanism to address the challenges facing minorities in America.  It has grown into a fully comprehensive outreach and scholarship entity over its nearly three decades of existence.  AMGEF implements its focus through two programs: High Chair to Higher Education and the Alpha Merit Beautillion.  The foundation also participates in local partnerships, such as Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America, Boy Scouts of America, Junior Achievement, and Houston Real Men Read.