African-American police, firefighters give students scholarships philton4 January 13, 2018 Uncategorized Photo: Facebook CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - African-American Cincinnati police and firefighters are awarding scholarships to students at an annual Martin Luther King Jr. banquet Saturday night. The scholarships, each for $500, will be presented to to six Cincinnati Public Schools students at the event at the Westin Hotel Downtown. Cocktails start at 6 p.m. and the presentation begins at 7 p.m. Keynote speaker will be CPS Board President Laura Mitchell. The scholarship money was raised over the past year through fundraisers held by the Sentinel Police Association and Cincinnati African-American Firefighters Association (CAFA). The students are: Sydney Wyatt Meccah Betts Faith Stewart Tatianna Gabriel Jayda Rogers Moses Harris The Sentinel Police Association also will swear in their new executive board members: President: Cincinnati Police Officer Louis Arnold Sr. Vice President: Lt. Danita Pettis Treasurer: Sgt. Olivia Greer Brown Sgt. in Arms: Officer David Dovier Business Manager: Sgt. Cassandra Tucker Financial Secretary: Officer Sabreen Robinson Secretary: Officer Alisha Stevenson Copyright 2018 WXIX. All rights reserved. Source link Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.