The Washington Fisk Alumni Association (WFAA)


The Washington Fisk Alumni Association (WFAA) invites you to explore the Nation's Capitol with us. Connect with Fiskites in the DC metropolitan area. Find out about events and scholarship opportunities. 

All meetings are held at 4 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month (except holiday Sundays, Super Bowl, and the months of May/Commencement, July, and August).

Contact us for meeting information and to be added to our email list.



Renew Your Dues

It's that time of year again. . .time to renew your dues, or you can join the Washington Fisk Alumni Association (WFAA)!


To be an active member of the WFAA, all you have to do is pay your annual membership dues of $50/year.

The membership is current from January 1 - December 31. 

You can choose to pay your dues online via:

  • CashApp ($WFAA)

  • Zelle (

  • PayPal - Please use this form to submit your payment (use the "Friends and Family" option). This form can also be printed and mailed.

WFAA Upcoming Events

Bowling Outing

Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 4PM to 7PM EDT

Pinstripes | 11920 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda, MD 20852

Cost: $65.00 (Use one of the payment methods below to reserve your spot.) RSVP by October 10, 2022.

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Upcoming Events

The HBCU Tailgate Day Party

Sunday, September 18, 2022 from 3PM to 8PM EDT

Metrobar | 640 Rhode Island Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002

Join the Washington DC Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance as they kick-off the HBCU Homecoming season with a Day Party that celebrates HBCU pride. Come out to kick back, relax, and fellowship with good food, drinks, and musical styling of DJ Zombie.

Make sure to grab your HBCU paraphernalia and REP YOUR SCHOOL!!! 


HBCU Night Out with the Washington Commanders

Join the Washington DC Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance for HBCU Night Out at FedEx Field on Sunday, September 25th as the Washington Commanders take on the Philadelphia Eagles. 

The Pre-game Block Party starts at 11AM and Game Kickoff is 1PM. Get your Game Ticket and Pre-Game Block Party Ticket today!

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DC Fisk Swag Sale

The DC Fisk Club has curated a special collection of unique Fisk items for your enjoyment.  Made by and for Fiskites, these items are part of our fundraiser to raise money for Fisk University.  All of the proceeds from the sales go to the Washington Fisk Club.  We will use them to fund scholarships and other programs on the campus.  The collection includes lightweight t-shirts and face masks in a wide variety of sizes.  They are perfect for summer activities.

Join Our Virtual Happy Hour

Join our Fisk Fun Bunch (FFB) and Friends Virtual Happy Hour on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at

6PM EST. For more information on how to join, contact Ann Paytes '69

Support the WFAA through AmazonSmile

When you shop, Amazon gives. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. Support the Washington Fisk Alumni Association (WFAA) by shopping at

Fisk Talented Tenth Scholarship

Apply for the $5,000 Fisk Talented Tenth Scholarship!

This scholarship is designated for a new student (freshman or transfer) enrolling at Fisk University ​from Washington, DC, Maryland, VA or North Carolina.

For more information on how to apply, email

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What Everyone Should Know About Fisk

Founded in 1866, Fisk University is the oldest institution of higher education in Nashville, Tennessee. Fisk received a charter for the first chapter of The Phi Beta Kappa Society on a predominantly black campus in 1953. Fisk’s outstanding faculty and students continue to enhance the University’s national reputation for academic excellence that is validated year after year by the leading third party reviewers, as well as by the pool of talented applicants and the large percentage of alumni who complete graduate or professional degrees and become leaders and scholars in their fields.

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