Advisors to Meet in Cleveland

Maggie Jackson, Africa University Board of Directors, East Ohio Conference, scholarship, student, endowment,The September meetings of the Africa University Board and the Advisory Development Committees are taking place in Cleveland, Ohio this year. The gathering in Cleveland ends with a dinner gala on September 12th, honoring a longstanding board member and chair of the Buildings and Grounds Committee, Dr. Maggie Jackson. The gala marks the culmination of the effort to endow a scholarship at Africa University in honor of Dr. Jackson.

The committee meetings are scheduled for September 8th and 10th respectively. Friends and supporters of the university will gather on the evening of September 9th for the annual Richard E. “Dick” Reeves Legacy Society Banquet. The banquet program recognizes and celebrates persons who have elevated Africa University to the status of family by including the institution in their estate plans.

An East Ohio Conference saturation event is planned for Sunday, September 11th.  Twenty churches will welcome Africa University board members, advisors and staff as guest preachers and speakers during their morning worship services. Four districts of the East Ohio Conference—Canal, Firelands, Mahoning Valley, and North Coast—will also host rallies.