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UNCG LIS and Piedmont Area Librarians host Spectrum Scholarship Fundraiser

You are invited to a Spectrum Scholarship Fundraiser hosted by UNCG LIS and Piedmont Area Librarians.

Saturday, June 19, 6:00PM to 9:30PM
More info. at:

Enjoy great company and food at a dinner to raise funds for Spectrum Scholarships to strengthen the diversity in librarianship (see info. below).  We will also have a silent auction.  If you wish to contribute to the silent auction, please email with information on the item and starting bid price.

Catering is from African Sister Food Services (owner Nsona Kayanda, a native of the Democratic of Congo, 375-9620) serving baked chicken, okra, jasmine rice and fried french beignets.

Dinner donation: $35.  Fundraising Goal: $500

Come join the fun!!!  Please RSVP by June 17, 2010.

The Spectrum Presidential Initiative, a renewal of the association’s pledge to promote diversity. Our goal is to raise $1 million so we can:

* Offer additional Spectrum Scholarships to MLIS students
* Strengthen the Spectrum Scholarship Endowment
* Build a foundation for recruitment and career development

Written by lisuncg

June 17, 2010 at 5:11 pm

Posted in Upcoming Events

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