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The Greater Los Angeles Morehouse Alumni Association is preparing for its annual pancake breakfast fundraiser. The fundraiser will be held from 9:00am- 12:30am at Antioch Baptist Church - 1535 Gundry Ave, Long Beach California 90806. This year the goal is to raise $10,000 for scholarships and grants. The tickets are $10 each; $15 at the door for an all you can eat breakfast.  (Courtesy photo)

 

The Greater Los Angeles Morehouse Alumni Association is preparing for its annual pancake breakfast fundraiser. The fundraiser will be held from 9:00am- 12:30am at Antioch Baptist Church - 1535 Gundry Ave, Long Beach California 90806. This year, their very own 11th President of Morehouse College "John Silvanus Wilson Jr." will be the guest speaker. Last year, they served pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, juice and fresh fruit.

Every year, the association raises much needed funds to provide scholarships and grants for incoming freshman and current students from the Los Angeles area. Last year, the proceeds allowed them to grant 10 freshmen $1,000 each and 1 graduating senior $1,000 to obtain his Morehouse degree.

This year the goal is to raise $10,000 for scholarships and grants. The tickets are $10 each; $15 at the door for an all you can eat breakfast. 

Those who wish to donate can visit www.morehousela.org.  They may also send a check to PO Box: 88267 Los Angeles, CA 90009.

“This is the Greater Los Angeles Morehouse Alumni Association’s top fundraiser and they need your support,” said an event spokesperson.

Dominque Scoggins, president of GLAMAA, said this about the event, "Our primary purpose is to provide an opportunity for Los Angeles students to attend one of the top premier colleges in the nation. Since 1999, GLAMAA will continue to aid in the advancement of Morehouse College students, in their pursuit of both undergraduate and post-graduate studies, with the ideal that an enlightened person will be a betterment to all mankind."

Those interested in volunteering or have any questions or concerns, please contact them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail to Dominique Scoggins '08 President Greater Los Angeles Morehouse Alumni Association PO Box: 88267 Los Angeles, CA 90009. 

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