Paine College receives $10,000 From Christian Methodist Episcopal (CME) Church

Posted by painewebmaster | 10/26/2015 06:31 AM

The Christian Methodist Episcopal (CME) Church donated $10,000 to Paine College during the Fourth Annual CME Unity Summit held Monday, September 28, 2015, through Friday, October 2, 2015. This year's Unity Summit (Theme: "Investing Where You Are") featured the General Officers leading plenary and model-building sessions, and guest preachers, speakers and teachers from around the United States. 

The check was presented to interim Paine College President, Dr. Samuel Sullivan, by Bishop Lawrence L. Reddick III, the presiding bishop of the Eighth Episcopal District during the 2015 CME Unity Summit.

Bishop Teresa E. Snorton and the members of the Fifth Episcopal District hosted the CME Unity Summit, which included the General Connectional Board, Gospel Concert featuring Grammy Award-winning gospel recording artists Tramaine Hawkins and Jennifer Holliday, along with teen Stellar Award-winning gospel recording artist, Jekalyn Carr.

Paine College is part of the Christian Methodist Episcopal (CME) family, founded by the leadership of the Methodist Episcopal Church South, now United Methodist Church, and the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church, now Christian Methodist Episcopal (CME) Church.