About the BFSA

Mission Statement

The Black, Faculty, Staff and Administrators (BFSA)BFSA De Anza College logo Network of De Anza College is a network of faculty, staff and administrators who identify as Black, African-American, African, Afro-American or of African ancestry or descent, and those employees  who support our causes and initiatives. Members of the BFSA Network can be current or past employees of De Anza College.

NEW: Statement of Solidarity

The BFSA denounces the current of overt anti-Asian racism throughout our country and communities. Please read the BFSA Statement of Solidarity with our Asian and API colleagues.

BFSA Objectives

  • Cultural Events

  • Assisting Black Students

  • Scholarships

  • Fundraising

  • Sustaining BFSA Membership

  • Encouragement and Support


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Black Graduation and Achievement Ceremony

sashes for grad ceremonyThis year's Black Graduation and Achievement Ceremony was held online via Zoom on Friday, June 19. 

Click for photos from our 2019 event

Contact Us

2020-21 Officers

Melinda Hughes, Ed.D.

BFSA President

Derrick Felton

BFSA Vice President

Leah Smith

BFSA Secretary

Chrissy Parker

BFSA Treasurer

Resources for Students

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