St. Mark A.M.E. hosts tutoring program for Keefe Ave. School students

March 15, 2018

Photo by Yvonne Kemp

On Sunday, March 11, 2018, St. Mark African Methodist Episcopal Church held a special recognition ceremony at their church, 1616 West Atkinson Ave., to thank their outstanding church members who volunteer to run their weekly tutoring and mentoring program. The program is for students of Keefe Avenue School and for grades K3-8; it is sponsored by the Geraldine Bradford Women’s Missionary Society. Pictured are (back row, from left) tutor Dan Ajibola; mentor Abbie Ajibola; Cassandra Jenkins- Fast; tutor Bettye Washington; mentor Judge Charles Clevert; (front row, from left) Keefe Ave. principal Dr. Christlyn Frederick-Stanley; coordinator Anne Beamon; St. Mark pastor Rev. Joy L. Gallmon; Geraldine Bradford Women’s Missionary Society president Helen Harris; tutor Leslie Clevert; (not pictured) tutors George Farrington and Kathy Farrington; and mentors Dr. Tyrone Carter and Emily Carter.