Hermitage @ Booker will kick off on Friday, Dec. 17, with a performance by jazz bassist and composer Luke Stewart.
Of the $25,000 donation, $15,000 will be dispersed to 15 seniors graduating this May, and $10,000 to previous scholarship recipients.
The funds will be used for scholarships.
Shelley, who became principal of Booker High School in 2011, is known as a champion of the arts and oversees the school’s Visual & Performing Arts (VPA) program.
The star of Netflix hit Russian Doll will be guest of honor March 9 at the school's Kaleidoscope of Creativity, raising money for visual and performing arts students.
The 2019 international art exhibit Embracing Our Differences runs Jan. 19 through March 15 in Bayfront Park.
Cultivating a passion for arts and culture is easy in our region.
More examples of local businesses giving back.
Director Scott Keys tells us about the latest production and what else his students have accomplished this year.
Get over Glee. Forget Fame. No one outshines the kids at our own Booker High VPA.
CEOs to students turned out to hear FUBU founder and Shark Tank star Daymond John talk about entrepreneurship.
The event takes place 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Girl Scouts Event and Conference Center.