The McNair Invitational Golf Tournament was held at the Highland Creek Golf Club. It was a great day of golf and networking. The largest event thus far with 114 golfers from across the country. The highlight of the day was the presentation of two scholarships to two of our McNair Scholars. A true testament to our motto "Together We Can Make A Difference".
Ms. Cierra Thompson graduated from Shelby High School in Shelby North Carolina. She was captain of the cheerleader team, student body president and Homecoming Queen. She has enrolled in Winston Salem State University where she will major in Nursing. Cierra plans on obtaining her MSN and work in the mental health field. We look forward to seeing great things from Ciera.
Ms. Zamariah Benton is a 2022 McNair Scholar. She is a graduate of Shelby HIgh School in Shelby North Carolina. She has enrolled in Winston Salem State University where she will major in Pre-Nursing. Her ultimate goal is to become a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Congratulations and best wishes.
The efforts of the McNair Foundation Incorporated have not gone unnoticed. Our President Daryle McNair has been recognized by the Charlotte Ledger third annual 40 over 40 awards. The award is presented by US Bank and celebrates local unsung heroes aged 40+ who are doing great things in our community. This year's group was chosen by a distinguished independent panel of under -4o judges, who reviewed many impressive nominations-awe inspiring and thought-provoking stories of