Christmas on the Hill – Shorter University

Join us for Christmas on the Hill!

Mark your calendars for Thursday, December 3 and make plans to attend the 3rd Annual Christmas on the Hill President’s Gala.

Reception 6 PM | Dinner 7 PM

All proceeds benefit Student Scholarships

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Featured Speaker: Dr. Sylvia Washington

Dr. Sylvia Washington
Dr. Sylvia Washington

Dr. Washington is a Pediatrician with Floyd Primary Care Pediatrics and serves as Chair of Floyd’s Department of Pediatrics. She is local site director for the Reach Out and Read Program. A humble servant of Jesus who prays with her patients and staff, Dr. Washington knows firsthand what a blessing scholarships can be. The Atlantic City Public Schools (New Jersey) graduate received scholarships to attend Howard University and Medical School.

Dr. Washington has been named Floyd’s Physician of the Year (2018), one of Rome Life Magazine’s Twenty Under Forty (2019), and the Georgia Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics’ Young Physician of the Year (2019). She is married to Dr. Marcus Washington, Assistant Professor of Education in Shorter’s School of Education. They have three children: Christian, Daniel and Stephanie.

Thanks to our sponsors who supported the 2019 Christmas on the Hill President’s Gala!

Underwriting Sponsor

The Georgia Baptist Foundation

Gifts of Leadership

Dr. and Mrs. Don Dowless

Automax Rent-A-Car, Busmax Rent-A-Bus, Sherold Salmon Auto SuperStore, R. Sherold and Bonijean Salmon, Ramey and Carol Salmon, David and Cindy Salmon

Central Electrical Systems, Inc.  |  Kim Holtzendorf and Pat Nixon

Jerry and Beverly Emerson

Sean Perren and Shannon Perren, Sean Perren State Farm Insurance, Shannon Perren State Farm Insurance

Synovus Bank of Rome  |  J. Scott Preston

The Tiscornia Foundation  |  Mr. Jim and Mrs. Jo Ellen Tiscornia

Thomas M. Kirbo and Irene B. Kirbo Charitable Trust

Gifts of Philanthropy

Drs. Ben and Shelly Bruce

Eagle Christian Tours

Parker Systems

Gifts of Patronage

Joe and Bonnie Andrews

Dr. and Mrs. Bob Bagley

Mr. and Mrs. Russ Brown

Mr. and Mrs. Andy Davis

Mr. and Mrs. Bob Fenner

William and Emolyn Fricks

Garden Lakes Realty Company  |  Lakes Construction Company  |  Larry and Patricia Maxey

GeorgiaLocalSearch Digital Media Solutions  |  Ken and Donna Rae Adams

Georgia Power

Rev. Joseph S. and Mrs. Vivian Johnson

MLK Legacy in Leadership Academy  |  Mrs. Lavada Dillard, Director

Mr. and Mrs. Greg Polley

Mrs. Teresa Prevost

Shorter University Alumni Association  |  Mr. Darrell Black

Dr. Dawn and Mr. Larry Tolbert

Gifts of Sponsorship

Bowen & Associates, CPA  |  Randy and Kathy Bowen

Brinson, Askew, Berry, Seigler, Richardson and Davis, LLP

Country Inn and Suites

Larry and Cheryl Cox

Dr. and Mrs. Glenn Cummings

Gary Davis

Jae and Lee Ann Early

Fisher Crum Foundation in honor of Mrs. Evelyn Ayers Hull

Candi Himes

Carol Williams Kirby

Rents for Events

United Community Bank