Former Blytheville Residents to Host Baby Boomers & Seniors Prom
Brentwood, TN- May 31, 2017. Eld. John F. Williams, & Dr. LaVerne Adekunle (Handcock) from Come On In Inc. latest project is the Seniors & Baby Boomers Prom planned for June 17, 2017 at Senior Citizens.
One of the goals of the Senior Citizens Prom is to also bring awareness of the need for continued support for Meals on Wheels. To enjoy the fun and help this fundraising event, attend the Prom at the Senior Citizens 1101 David Lane 4:00 pm. $25.00 for couples $15 single. 50% of all proceeds benefit the senior’s program. Included in the Prom program is honoring local supporters, volunteers, and Dr. LaVerne Scholarship Program.
Mississippi County Judge Carney issued a Proclamation naming the event on June 17th Seniors Elite Day.
Eld. John Williams Founder of Come On In Inc. and the Elite Brand is the youngest of 14 children, his mentor Mrs. Etter Mae Robinson, told him, that he was smart and could be anything in life that he wanted to be. That, was when Mr. Williams made a tremendous change in his life. With the improvement of his self-confidence and self-worth, Mr. Williams graduated with the Class of 1986. Upon graduation, he received two scholarships. Mr. Williams was the first of 14 children to finish high school and attend college. He joined the United States Army in Dec of 1988 and his wife recently retired from the military. Both received many awards over the many years in which they served. And still furthering his education after the military. List of Awards, educational certifications and degrees are many and very distinguished.
Dr. LaVerne Adekunle is an award-winning author and founder of Extraordinary People Awards. She graduated from Blytheville High in the class of 74 she holds her Ph.D. of Philosophy in Christian Education; she is a former Adjunct Professor at TNT Biblical Institute. An alumna of Aenon Bible College, her heart of compassion led her into Missionary work; she then went on to major in Psychology at Cuyahoga Community College. Dr. Adekunle also graduated from Cotton Boll Vo-Tech with certification in Secretarial Business, she is a Certified Fitness& Nutrition Specialists from US Career Institute, and she completed the P.O.G.I.A ministerial program in Ramstein Germany.
This Blytheville duo making a difference in this society with a name truly to be recognized.
Both John and Dr. LaVerne philanthropist whom loves Blytheville and working on an event which brings them home, both have families in the city. Follow their work visit http://www.ComeOnIn.org