Thank you to everyone that came out and supported the College Fair. The Saint Paul’s Community Foundation (Kevin Fox, Melissa Hopkins and your entire Board) and KaKY – Kollege and Kareer 4 Youth – we were an amazing team!
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them. James Baldwin (1924-1987), American novelist & playwright
Parents, Thank You for being the example and pouring the desire to learn into their hearts and minds
We had representatives from: Howard University, Hampton University, Longwood, William and Mary, Shaw University, James Madison University, Fortis College, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, Virginia Union University, Radford University, Virginia College and Bryant and Stratton. In addition, while they could nt be present, Virginia Commonwealth University, Va Tech and University or North Carolina donated materials to the students.
Our vendors: Kollege and Kareer 4 Youth, Saint Paul’s Community Foundation, Lama Learning, Brand New (Books Before Boys), College Savvy Coach, JK Career Network, Life Services, Virginia 529, Huntington Learning Center, NuDay, Nursing Success College, Growing Perspectives.
We were honored to have support from our very own Congressman A. Donald McEachin. He stopped by to share some encouraging words with the youth and parents. Thank you for taking the time to pour back into our youth and community!
Lastly, The Saint Paul’s Baptist Church and my pastor Dr. Lance D. Watson, Senior Pastor for allowing us to host the event at the church. You have always been an advocate for youth and education. Thank you for your continued support and guidance!