The Power of "S"! Event raised over $11,000 for The Lab School!!
Thursday, July 30, 2015
First, let's give a round of applause to the dedicated committee members that made this event possible. Thank you to the highlighted Superheroes, donors, sponsors, silent auction contributors, and behind the scenes individuals who graciously gave their time, money and energy. Thank you to all the community leaders who attended! "The Lab" school is a legacy filled with Superheroes who are mover and shakers of our time. They are business and community leaders who are paving the way for the future of our youth. The POWER OF “S” IS REAL! The goal was met and the Kitten Club raised over $11,000!! I'm humbled an honored by the accolades, but nothing is accomplished without teamwork and support from the Lab School, Southern University and our sponsors/donors.
Thank you to the co-host of the event- @Michelle McCalope & Gerron Jordan WAFB past & present reporters of WAFB, guest speaker Preston Castille National President of the Southern University Alumni Federation, Teachers Ms. Blunt, Ms. Gleason, Ms. Jones, Staff Ms. Flowers, Kitten Club President Erika Washington, Chauna Banks, Parents Ms. Blunt, Ms. Gwen, Ms. Jackie, Ms. Della, Ms. Evelyn, SU Dean Young, Lab Director Dr. Harrison, SUSF Al Harrell and staff, Alumni Ms. Valencia Anderson, Mr. Tony Moore and Shawn & Denise Armstrong. Thank you to the community leaders who attended and supported!! Special appearance by Dr. Peoples and the new SU System President and Chancellor-Dr. Belton.
Local Businesses – Chicken Shack Henry Baptiste, Hip Hop Doc Rani Whitfield, Whole Foods Market Baton Rouge, City Pork Deli & Charcuterie, Coca-Cola, @ My Sugarbelle, LLC, Southern University 6th Man Club, The Diamond Professors, Tillage Construction, Starbucks, In Loving Arms, Creole Vapors (the designer and producer of the “S” shirts), Tasha Amar Family, The Futures Fund, The Sharmooz, Kiwanis Early Risers, LSU Science & Arts Museum SHAW Center and Southern University Systems Foundation. A special thank you to my husband (Keith Tillage, SULAB C/O 87) and children. The Lab School has given my children a "home" to learn, grow and build them into outstanding individuals of society. The Legacy is real! The Power of "S" is real. #sulkabkittens#PowerOfS #LegacyWeek , Photography by Jerrold Oatis