For Immediate Release March 17, 2023
Rdevia announces Dew in the Morning, the Organization's 3rd Annual Brunchtime Celebration of the Fight for Historically Black Colleges and Universities! Dew in the Morning will be hosted in-person at the Center for Black Innovation in the Historic City of Overtown, FL (937 NW 3rd Ave, Miami, FL 33136). For those who cannot attend in-person, there is a virtual option.
Dew in the Morning will begin at 9:30AM and end at 12:00PM ET. In-person attendees will enjoy a beautiful hybrid program which will include live musical performances and a hot brunch catered by Miami Kitchen Kreation.
Virtual attendees will receive a signature Black Brunch Kit fill with delicious brunch time treats like cookies from Bite Me, Inc., "proud woman, Black owned small business...[that] believes in empowering woman and immigrants through job creation and skill development."
This year at Dew in the Morning, we will recognize the following leaders:
New Board Chair: Rev. Santarvis Brown, Ed.D., J.D.
New Board Co-Chair: Michelle Hollinger
New Associate Visitor: Rev. Kevin Kosh, Jr.
New Associate Visitor: C. NaTasha Richburg, M.B.A., M.I.S.
New Associate Visitor: Tiffany Tuma, Ph.D.
This year at Dew in the Morning, we will award the following scholarships (learn about them here):
$500 E. Renee Posey Ed.D. Award of Excellence
$500 Jarrod D. Benjamin Emerging Leader Scholarship (Rising Junior)
$1,000 Jarrod D. Benjamin Emerging Leader Scholarship (Rising Senior)
$1,000 Epic HBCU Journey Distance Learning Scholarship
This year at Dew in the Morning, we will also give the following awards:
Partner of the Year (first-ever)
Leader of the Year
Ordevian (Member) of Distinction
We welcome all HBCU supporters to join us for this momentous occasion! RSVP at bit.ly/ditm2023 and use DEW50 to save 50% on your ticket.
Rdevia (arr-deh-vee-uh) is a Public Charitable 501(C)(3) Nonprofit Organization that provides opportunities and resources like scholarships, care packages, and professional development to HBCU Prospects, Students, and Graduates. Rdevia was founded on March 5, 2015 by Marquise M. McGriff, M.A. during his first year as a student at Florida Memorial University. Rdevia is fueled by the generosity of its Members, Leaders, Friends in 20 States plus China and Ghana. Connect with Rdevia on Instagram, Facebook, and LinkedIn.