2015 Young Achievers graduating seniors

7/2/2015, 12:41 p.m.
Metro-Manhattan Links, Incorporated and the Alpha Gamma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. held their 16th Anniversary Graduation ...
(L to R) John Burnett, president, Alpha Gamma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity and Inez N. Richardson, president, Metro-Manhattan Links; (Standing rear) 2015 Young Achievers graduation seniors receiving scholarships. Contributed

Metro-Manhattan Links, Incorporated and the Alpha Gamma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. held their 16th Anniversary Graduation Dinner for the class of 2015 Young Achievers, “Go to High School, Go to College,” for 29 college-bound students, at City College of New York, with this years theme “And Still I Rise.”

The evening was filled with joy and awards for young minority students entering colleges this coming fall and their families. The evening guest speaker was Phillip A. Berry, vice chairperson, Board of Trustees, City University of New York. The students received a pledge of unwavering support for Metro-Manhattan Links, Inc. and the Alpha Gamma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.