Excellence Girls’ Club, Inc., (EGC) celebrates local young girls with the program’s 6th Annual Pioneer Awards, which honors middle and high school girls for their demonstration of community service, compassion, and leadership. The ceremony will be held on December 10, 2016 at 9a.m. at The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center 1401 Ballentine Blvd. Norfolk, VA 23504. The Pioneer Awards is sponsored by Old Point National Bank and will feature keynote speaker, The Honorable Stephane Morales, Commonwealth Attorney, City of Portsmouth, Virginia.
The honorees are:
v Shakera Franks-Brown (Green Run High School) Virginia Beach, VA
v Kiarah Hospedales (Ruffner Middle School) of Norfolk, VA
v Desmone’ Logan (Oscar Smith High School) of Chesapeake, VA
v Grace McGhee (Ghent School) of Norfolk, VA
v Diamond Moody (Woodside High School) of Newport News, VA
v Maya Perkins (Deep Creek High School) of Chesapeake, VA
v Makynzi Reid (Brandon Middle School) of Virginia Beach, VA
v Chantel Simpson (Lake Taylor High School) of Norfolk, VA
v Tahlia Wynn (Churchland High School) of Portsmouth, VA
Tickets for the Pioneer Awards are $10 for youth up to age 12, $30 per adult or a reserved table of 8 for $200. Payments can be made at egcpioneeerawards2016.evenbrite.com and
checks and money orders can be mailed to Excellence Girls’ Club, Inc., P.O. Box 2466, Chesapeake, Virginia 23327-2466. Payments must be received by Monday, December 5, 2016.