Gamma Psi celebrates Founder’s Day

JACKSON, Tenn.—A local chapter of a national educators sorority celebrated their founders Sunday while awarding five students college scholarships.

Screen Shot 2016-05-15 at 8.52.50 PMThe national sorority of Phi Delta Kappa’s local chapter Gamma Psi held their founder’s day celebration at New Hope Baptist Church in Jackson.

Around 40 educators across West Tennessee are a part of the sorority raising money throughout the year for scholarships.

“Each year we celebrate our founders and so today is a celebration of them we also have an educator of the year we give about $2,500 in scholarships today to several deserving students,” Gamma Psi Chapter President Rosalyn Wilson said.

They recognized Marlon King, the superintendent of Fayette County Schools, as educator of the year.

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