The Reverend Donna E. Green Memorial Scholarship foundation awarded five $500 scholarships to students in the Charleston area. The 2018 high school graduates were honored on Sunday July 22, 2018 at Greater Beard Chapel AME Church (20 Hanover Street).
Scholarships were awarded to the following students:
Bryce Reed will be attending University of South Carolina and is a graduate of Stall High School. DeAsia Rattley will be attending Claflin University and is a graduate of Fort Dorchester High School. Rodney Graham will be attending the University of Central Florida and is a graduate of West Ashley High School. Nataysuan Taylor will be attending Charleston Southern University and is a graduate of Stratford High School. Kayla Mitchell will be attending North Carolina A&T and is a graduate of Northwest School of the Arts.
The Reverend Donna E. Green Memorial Scholarship Foundation was established under the auspices of the Greater Beard Chapel Church AME Church under the leadership of Rev. W. Brooks Harrison.
The Foundation honors the memory and the legacy of Rev. Donna E. Green, who was the passionate pastor of Greater Beard Chapel AME Church for seven years, a recognized community leader a registered nurse, a US Veteran and a Godly mentor to many.
Through all of Reverend Green’s accomplishments and achievements, she was a firm believer in education. One of her biggest passions was assisting students with striving for excellence and succeeding in higher education.
The committee would like to thank the many Patrons for their support!
2018 Patron: The Burke High School Class of 1973, we thank you! This will be our last year for The Rev. Donna Green Education Foundation.