NAACP Raising Fund for Scholarships

NAACP Raising Fund for Scholarships

  The NAACP Education Committee of the Abilene/Taylor County Branch is honoring our graduating African-American High School Seniors from the Abilene and Wylie Independent School Districts. We are working toward increasing the number of seniors that attend college and expressing our support and appreciate to these young people for their dedication and sacrifice to complete this level of their education. It is our goal to raise $6,500.00 for the scholarships and the reception this year. The reception will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at the New Fellowship Baptist Church, located at 1142 Tracy Lynn Drive, Abilene, TX 79601 and will begin at 4:00 p.m. You are invited to come and help us celebrate this joyful occasion.{{more}} In order to make this event successful, we need your support by providing donations of $25.00, $50.00 or $100.00 or you may purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win one of several gifts we will offer. 672-7800). Your donation will go toward: ·         Gift Bags/Door Prizes ·         6 Scholarships ·         Parent/student reception ·         Food/Drinks ·         Facility rental ·         Decorations If you wish to make donations it can be forwarded to the Abilene/Taylor County NAACP at P.O. Box 3594, Abilene, TX 79604. You may also contact Petty Hunter at 370-5317 if you have any questions.