Barbara Lewis King Scholarship Foundation 20th Anniversary Celebration Fundraiser

20th Anniversary Celebration in recognition of 20 years of awarding scholarships to Atlanta area high school students bound for college.

Online PR News – 03-January-2017 – Atlanta, Georgia – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Barbara Lewis King Scholarship Foundation Contact: Cyra Searles Event Chairperson 678-390-4392 20th Anniversary Fundraiser Benefitting Atlanta Area College Bound High School Students Legendary R&B Grammy Artist Howard Hewitt to Headline Event ATLANTA-The Barbara Lewis King Scholarship Foundation invites you attend its 20th Anniversary Celebration Fundraiser, Saturday, February 25th 2017 from 7:00pm-11:00pm at the Georgia Freight Depot located at 65 MLK Drive, Atlanta, Ga. 30303.Cost: Tickets are available at $60 per person for the first 200 people on a first come first serve basis, and $75 thereafter. All tickets include food and entertainment. A cash bar will be available. Tickets are on sale now.How to Buy Tickets: visit our website at to buy tickets or call 678-390-4392 About the Event: This year’s entertainment features music by the legendary R&B singer, and former member of the hit band Shalamar, Howard Hewitt. Best known for his silky-smooth soulful voice and countless chart topping favorites such as, “I’m for Real”, “Show Me”, and “Say Amen”, Hewitt’s performance is sure to give attendees an unforgettable night out. A prize winning balloon pop and photo bar will keep the fun flowing while former scholarship recipient and local entertainer, Chandri Morton, along with popular Atlanta R&B group, “The 911 Band” keep donors dancing well into the night. Don’t miss this opportunity for an exciting night out with all the trimmings to support a worthy cause. Proceeds and contributions will be used to reward up to 20 extraordinary high school students with a Barbara King Lewis Scholarship to be applied towards their college tuition and or expenses. Other Ways to Give: Sponsorships and Donations are welcome. Donors can also purchase ads in our souvenir journal from a $50 business card size ad to a $500 full-page ad. For more information on purchasing ads, please call 678-390-4392 or send an email to Please note, deadline for ad submission and payment is Monday February 6, 2017. About Our Foundation Since its inception in 1997, The Barbara Lewis King Scholarship Foundation has provided over 297 scholarships to students in the Atlanta area. A 501-(C ) (3) non-profit organization, our mission is to raise funds for deserving and qualifying college bound high school students. The Foundation also reserves two scholarships annually for residents of the Covenant House to provide assistance to homeless teenagers, and other programs. For further information regarding the event or the foundation, email us at, or call 678-390-4392 or 404-758-6811. ###