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The 7th Annual 900 Men Strong Scholarship and Community Service Awards Breakfast, April 14, 2018at8:30 amat theChesapeake Conference Center.
The purpose of this breakfast is to bring together Men in our community to help with decreasing the number of African American young Menand others from dropping out of high school. Men must serve as role models to our young Men and inspire them to value their education.
We have the honor to welcome as our keynote speaker; Legendary Network Broadcaster James (J.B.) Brown. Mr. Brown is a Network Broadcaster for CBSSports and CBS News. A three-time Emmy Award-winning network broadcaster, Brown has hosted the Super Bowl eight times including Super Bowl 50 on CBS. In 2010, (Sports Illustrated) SI.comnamed Brown the Best Studio Host of the Decade. Brown is also a Special Correspondent for CBS News and contributes to various programs such as 60 Minutes and CBS This Morning.
James Brown is an ordained minister and proven leader who will provide some inspiring remarks that speak to empowering Men to step up and make a difference in the lives of our young Men. Men and Boys of all ages, Sports Enthusiast, Educators, Active and Retired Military, Fathers, Sons, Brothers, Grand Dads, Uncles, and Nephews are invited to become a part of this regional wide effort to galvanize the Men of our communities to Stand Up to Make A Difference Through Education.
During this breakfast Six college bound seniors will be awarded $1,000 scholarships for their academic achievement.We will also honor three men and one College Student who have unselfishly given back to our community. Over the past six years this breakfast has awarded over $41,000 in scholarships to deserving young men, attracted over 3,000 Men and Boys in attendance, and honored 26 Men with our distinguished Community Service Award for their exemplary leadership in giving back to the community.
This is one event you dont want to miss! Making A Difference Through Education! For tickets and more information you may visit www.900MenStrong.org for online ticket purchases or you may call757-403-7426for corporate sponsorships. Individual tickets may also be purchased from Second Calvary Baptist Church located 2940 Corprew Avenue, Norfolk, VA 757-627(SCBC) 7222