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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Hempstead for Hofstra/Hofstra for Hempstead

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The 46th Annual Hempstead for Hofstra/Hofstra for Hempstead Scholarship Dinner will be held at Hofstra University on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 6:00p.m.

The Hempstead for Hofstra/Hofstra for Hempstead Scholarship Committee raises funds to make it possible for deserving students from Hempstead to attend Hofstra University.  Last year, more than $40,000 was raised to award scholarships. As a local business, you have a chance to support the community in our efforts to ensure that deserving Hempstead students receive the financial assistance they need in order to pursue their educational goals at Hofstra University and prepare for lifelong success.  

This year Unispan recipients are: 

  • Rachel Harrison Blackburn, Choral Music Director, Hempstead High School
  • Rev. Dr. Yvonne Collie-Pendleton, Memorial Presbyterian Church
  • Keith C. Eriksen, Chaplain, Hempstead Fire Department 
  • K’sean L. Henderson, Associate, Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Robin Michelle Howard-Banks, Administrator of Planning Board, Village of Hempstead
  • Raymond J. Raia, Camray, LLC
  • Carol Ransom, Member at Large, Girls Scouts of Nassau County
  • Dorian V. Segure, Teacher, Law Club Advisor, and Scout Master, ABGS Middle School