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Scholarship Sunday Committee members Rev. Pamela Adams, DSU director of spiritual life and University chaplain; Rev. Frances Rogers, co-pastor of Central Baptist Church of Dover; Rev. Anthony Wallace, pastor of Crossroads Christian Church of Dover; Rev. Shanika Perry, executive minister at Bethel AME Church, Wilmington; hold a display check with DSU President Harry L. Williams, representing more than $25,000 raised in connection with the March 9 Scholarship Sunday

  $25,000 Raised Through DSU’s Third Annual Scholarship Sunday


The dividends of DSU’s third annual Scholarship Sunday were celebrated at the June 12 DSU Board of Trustees meeting with a check presentation of more than $25,000.

The Scholarship Sunday Committee presented DSU President Harry L. Williams with a symbolic display check representing the $25,172.84 that was raised among 42 participating churches in Delaware. The committee was represented in the check presentation by Rev. Mishoe Paige, pastor of Star Hill AME Church of Dover; Rev. Anthony Wallace, pastor of Crossroads Christian Church of Dover; Rev. Frances Rogers, co-pastor of Central Baptist Church of Dover; Rev. Shanika Perry, executive minister at Bethel AME Church, Wilmington; and Rev. Pamela Adams, DSU director of spiritual life and University chaplain.

Scholarship Sunday was held on March 9, 2014 on which date participating churches took special collections on behalf of scholarships for DSU students.

The contributing churches included:

Beacon Lighthouse Fellowship Church Dover
Bethel AME Church                                         Symrna
Bethel AME Church                                       Wilmington
Bethuel Seventh Day Adventist Church Dover
Burton Chapel AME Milton
Buttonwood United Methodist Church New Castle
Byrds AME Church Clayton
Calvary Baptist Church Dover
Camden Friends Meeting Camden
Canann Baptist Church New Castle
Central Baptist Church Dover
Christ Episcopal Church Dover
Crossroad Christian Church Dover
Fairview AME Woodlyn, PA
First Baptist Church of Cheswold Cheswold
First Pilgrim Baptist Church Camden
Friends Meeting House Camden
Friendship Baptist Church Lewes
Graham AME Church Greenwood
Hubert AME Church Frederica
Jesus Is Our Lord (Church of Deliverance) Dover
John Wesley AME Dover
Macedonia AME Seaford
Manna Christian Fellowship Wilmington
Mother AUFCMP Church Wilmington
Mt. Calvary AME Church Seaford
Mt. Carmel Seventh Day Adventist Harrington
Mt. Joy United Methodist Church Wilmington
Mt. Plymouth AME Church Felton
Mt. Zion AME Church Dover
Mt. Zion Church Georgetown
New Elizabeth AME Church Wilmington
New Life Fellowship Ministries Lincoln
Pentecostal Church of God Lincoln
Simpson United Methodist Wilmington
Solid Rock Baptist Church Dover
Star Hill AME Dover
Tabernacle FGB Cathedral Wilmington
The Resurrection Center Wilmington
Union Baptist Church Lincoln
Wesley UM Church Dover
Whatcoat United Methodist Church Dover