Pearl Rotary Student of the Month Accepted to Morehouse College

Posted on: Friday, 15 March 2019

We have exciting news to share with the community: Our brother Sebastian, was accepted to Morehouse College Morehouse College today. In addition to serving as aWIB community ambassador, Sebastian serves on a city board and is the President of Brothers of Color at his high school. Morehouse College was Sebastian’s dream school.

Sebastian is the first Word is Bond Community Ambassador to be accepted into a Historically Black College (HBCU). He will be joining the greats of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Spike Lee and Samuel L. Jackson who also attended Morehouse College.

We are proud to say that every Word is Bond Community ambassador who has graduated from high school has gone on to attend college. We will continue to raise up our young black men and support the development of their leadership and educational journeys. We will send more young Black men to HBCUs and other fine institutions in this country. Congratulations Sebastian, you make us all proud!

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