“We, the graduates and former students of Savannah State University, do hereby declare ourselves an association promoting the progress and development of those principles, ideals, knowledge and skills, which we have acquired as students of Savannah State University, and which will continually serve as a beacon of light to guide us in our chosen professions.”
The purpose of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association is to promote the progress and the development of Savannah State University. The Savannah State University National Alumni Association is a Georgia Domestic Nonprofit Corporation. The SSUNAA is tax exempt under provisions of section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code and the Internal Revenue Service has ruled that contributions to the SSUNAA are deductible by donors as provided in section 170 of the Code for Federal income, gift and estate tax purposes.
The SSUNAA is a member of the Georgia Alumni Association of Historically Black State Universities and the Council of National Alumni Associations and an active supporter of the Legal Defense Coalition for the Preservation of Public HBCUs.