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Don’t miss COPE’s Ninth Annual Scholarship Event!

By Calvin-Allen Miller

Contributing Writer

 

Scholars of Minnesota-COPE (Creating Opportunities for Post-secondary Education) Project will be holding its Ninth Annual Scholarship Program/Gala and Fundraiser on Sunday, August 17, 2014 from 4:30 to 8:00 pm at the beautiful Airport Hilton Hotel in Bloomington, Minnesota. The gala is COPE’s annual scholarship celebration where the proceeds will fund scholarships for the 2014 academic year.  This event features a dinner (at 5pm) and a silent auction. We will recognize students in several categories including: Scholars’ ACT/SAT Perfect Attendance, Outstanding Volunteer Community Service, Highest GPA, and Participation Awards. Additionally, we will acknowledge other great accomplishments of our scholar members while they are attending high school and post-secondary institutions. You will enjoy excellent presentations by Scholar Member Brandon Richardson Hill, who will share his experiences as a White House Intern. Continue Reading →

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COPE Project announces its Eighth Annual Celebration Program/Gala

 

 

By Calvin-Allen Miller

Contributing Writer

 

The Scholars of Minnesota-C.O.P.E. (Creating Opportunities for Post-Secondary Education) Project is announcing its Eighth Annual Scholarship Program/Gala scheduled for Sunday, August 4 from 4:30 to 7:30 pm. This event will be held at the Airport Hilton Hotel, located at 3800 American Boulevard East, Bloomington, Minnesota. This is C.O.P.E.’s Annual Scholarship Celebration where the proceeds will fund scholarships for the 2013 academic school year. Students will be recognized in several categories including Scholars’ ACT/SAT Perfect Attendance Awards, Outstanding Volunteer Community Service, Highest GPA, Participation Awards and other accomplishments while they are attending high school and post-secondary institutions. In addition, a former C.O.P.E. scholar and board member, Aaron Lamar Abram, J.D., will tell his story. Continue Reading →

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