Dr. Michael Dempsey, dean and director of Lenoir-Rhyne University Asheville.

MLK Youth Scholarship Awards Ceremony

Givens Communities participated in the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Association of Asheville and Buncombe County’s Scholarship Awards program on June 1, hosted by Lenoir-Rhyne University Asheville.

Scholarships totaling $50,000 were presented to 15 students to support their collegiate goals. Each candidate for a scholarship had to demonstrate how they emulate “the Dream” and teachings of Dr. King by:

  • Exhibiting concern for disadvantaged or oppressed people
  • Participation in community, civic or school affairs
  • Promoting community betterment
  • Demonstrating academic success in high school

Givens Communities is a platinum sponsor of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Association of Asheville and Buncombe County and its scholarship awards program.

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