Published on July 25th, 2016 | by Millennium Magazine Staff0
AKA Sorority Awards Scholarships
Pictured left to right: Amelia McKie, Faith McKie, Raven Guerra, Mikala Bowen, Jhane Thomas, Tianna Myers, DeAsia Witherspoon, and Kaci Merriwether-Hawkins.
COLUMBIA, SC -Recently, seven Ridge View High School graduates of the Class of 2016 were each awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Gamma Nu Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. The seven students are pictured here, with Gamma Nu Omega member, Amelia McKie. The scholarship recipients are Faith McKie, Raven Guerra, Mikala Bowen, Jhane Thomas, Tianna Myers, DeAsia Witherspoon, and Kaci Merriwether-Hawkins.
Each year Gamma No Omega awards scholarships to students who meet criteria determined by the scholarship committee. The mission of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., is to cultivate and encourage high scholastic and ethical standards, to promote unity and friendship among college women, to study and help alleviate problems concerning girls and women in order to improve their social stature, to maintain a progressive interest in college life, and to be of service to all mankind.
Congratulations Ridge View students and graduates who continue to meet and exceed Ridge View’s ever rising standard of excellence!