Join us for the Christmas Season at Shorter University's
"Christmas on the Hill"
President's Gala 2020
• Featuring Special Guest Dr. Sylvia Washington •
• All Proceeds Benefit the Student Scholarship Fund •
Thursday, December 3, 2020
Reception at 6:00 PM, Dinner at 7:00 PM
Shorter University, 315 Shorter Avenue, Rome, GA 30165
Join us for the 3rd annual Christmas on the Hill President’s Gala. The event will feature special guest speaker Dr. Sylvia Washington and will be a wonderful time to celebrate the birth of Christ.
Call 706-292-3900 or visit shorter.edu/gala
for event information or to purchase tickets.
For more information about sponsorship
opportunities, view the event flyer.
Featured Speaker: Dr. Sylvia Washington
Dr. Washington is a Pediatrician with Floyd Primary Care Pediatrics and serves as Chair of Floyd’s Department of Pediatrics. She is local site director for the Reach Out and Read Program. A humble servant of Jesus who prays with her patients and staff, Dr. Washington knows firsthand what a blessing scholarships can be. The Atlantic City Public Schools (New Jersey) graduate received scholarships to attend Howard University and Medical School.
Dr. Washington has been named Floyd’s Physician of the Year (2018), one of Rome Life Magazine’s Twenty Under Forty (2019), and the Georgia Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics’ Young Physician of the Year (2019). She is married to Dr. Marcus Washington, Assistant Professor of Education in Shorter’s School of Education. They have three children: Christian, Daniel and Stephanie.
Chamber Member GeorgiaLocalSearch is a supporter of Shorter University and has donated this year at the Gift of Patronage Level.