Black Student Supports at Bishop Ryan were happy to attend the 27th annual REV. JOHN C. HOLLAND AWARDS to celebrate our 7 nominees on Saturday, Feb. 18. This is a longstanding, amazing community event dedicated towards celebrating Black history and the academic/community achievements of Black students in Hamilton! Thank you so much to the awards selection committee for celebrating our youth!
We are so incredibly proud of all of the Bishop Ryan nominees who were invited to this event. Aaron Parry, Bishop Ryan's Graduation Coach for Black Students felt blessed to be able to witness such amazing students be honoured by the local Black communities in Hamilton. You are all so dedicated, intelligent and have amazing futures ahead of you that we cant wait to see! Special congratulations to the following students on receiving various scholarships and awards:
Devlyn Tagoe - Youth Achievement Bursary
Kiyara Millwood - YMCA Girls Rock Scholarship
Ademide Abongunrin - Community Matters Scholarship
Laila Hampson - Raymond G. Lewis Sports Leadership Scholarship