St. James School Scholarship Benefit

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Mann Center for the Performing Arts
United States

5:30 – 7:00 pm – Reception

  • Indulge in deliciousness curated by Di Bruno Bros. and wine paired by Moore Brothers
  • Engage in an interactive project with students and take home your creation!
  • Be in community again while taking in the stellar view of Philadelphia’s skyline

7:00 – 8:00 pm – Program

  • Student-led presentation
  • Celebration of the St. James mission
  • Honoree recognition and remarks

8:00 – 9:00 pm – After Party (optional)

  • You’re invited by the Young Professions to stay a little longer!
  • Connect in a casual, intimate setting with special Philly eats
  • No need to RSVP now, suggested donation at the event



Dr. Ala Stanford

+ Pediatric and adult general surgeon
+ Medical correspondent
+ Founder/CEO of Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium
+ 2021 CNN Hero nominee for her work in health equity

We Will Also be Honoring

The Very Rev. Canon Martini Shaw and the people of The African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas

+ A Christ-centered community of faith located in the Overbrook neighborhood of Philadelphia
+ Founded in 1792 as the first black Episcopal Church in the United States.
+ A church on the forefront of health and wellness for their members and the larger African American community
+ A church that committed early to the work to reduce the incidence of disease and death from coronavirus

Event Type: 
Community Events