Education Weekend in Bristol
The Sandra frene l’Neal Scholarship Committee will host an bducation teekendI Sept. 8-9 at the Bristol Assembly of Hope ChurchI tood and talnut streets in Bristol. The theme of the eventI “bmpowered and bducated to bxcelI” will recognize the 15th anniversary of warding members and community youth with monetary assistance for continued education. Throughout the dayI local community education professionals along with representatives from local colleges and vendors will be sharing information. At 3 p.m. a meet and greet reception will be held. During the 3:30 p.m. programI iori tilsonI NBC10 anchor woman and reporterI will be the keynote speaker. ln SundayI Sept. 9 at 11 a.m.I the oeverend barl o. geffersonI director of Christian bducation for the First District Department of Christian bducationI will preach during the morning worship service at Bethel A.M.b CKuUFK. ,n 6HSW. 1996, WKH fiUsW 6FKRODUsKLS 6undDy wRUsKLS recognized the desire to establish a commemorative scholarship fund for church youth continuing their education. fn 1999, WKH fiUsW sFKRODUsKLS wDs JLvHn WR D FKuUFK yRuWK JRLnJ to college to further their education. Bethel African Methodist bpiscopal Church continues to carry the vision forward. bducation teekend is open to the public.