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ECSU Founders Day Scholarship Gala VI held on March 9
Kesha Williams
January 29, 2013

Founders Day Guests The Elizabeth City State University Foundation will hold the Founders Day Scholarship Gala VI at 7 p.m. on March 9, 2013 at the Kermit E. White Graduate and Continuing Education Center. The event raises funds for scholarships. The recipients of the Chancellor’s Legacy Awards and the categories for which they are being recognized follow:

Education/The Arts Award:

Mr. Carroll Hurdle

Retired Educator/Counselor

Washington County Schools

Business Award:

Mr. Norris Earl Francis

Retired National Account Executive for N. E. Francis, LLC

Faith-Based Community Award:

Mr. Mike Chandler

CEO, Rejoice Musical Soulfood Radio Network

Community Service Award:

Mr. Elston Howell


Government Award:

Congressman G. K. Butterfield

United States Representative

1st Congressional District of North Carolina

Military Award:

Commander Warren Judge

United States Coast Guard

Science/Medicine Award:

Dr. Stephanie Dance-Barnes

Assistant Professor, cell and molecular biology

Winston-Salem State University

Tickets for the event, $100 per person, are available in the ECSU Office of Institutional Advancement, 318 Marion D. Thorpe Sr. Administration Building, 1704 Weeksville Road in Elizabeth City: (252) 335-3225. Donations of various amounts are also accepted for the university’s scholarship funds. For more information, please see the following webpage: www.ecsu.edu/foundersdaygala