These past weeks some one special to me has has been an eye opener for me. My neice Lashawnna D. Simon. Shawnna is a 14 yr old who has recently Graduated from her k-8 garde middle school Mary McCleod Bethune. At the gradution ceremony Lashawnna was presented 2 awards but one stood out of the two meant most to me. She received the Delta Sigma Theta Award presented by an Delta Alumni. The award was for her acheivements, being a leader, staying focused and being a Honor roll student.
Shawanna is a member of Philadephia Dance Co. where the studied Ballet, Hip-hop, and Jazz. Also a member of Philadelphia Academy of the Arts art Camp. As she strive towards the future Shawanna will be taking her talents to the Creative and Perfroming Arts High School.