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The 2017 Awards of Excellence Dinner honors
Dr. Sybil Jordan Hampton and Mr. Sam Blair
December 6, 2017
On December 6, 2017, we will present Little Rock Central High Tiger Foundation “Awards of Excellence” to longtime Central High Guidance Counselor and Guidance Department Chair Mr. Sam Blair and to Dr. Sybil Jordan Hampton, one of Arkansas’s most prominent leaders in education and philanthropy. Part of the legacy of Central High and the Foundation is to honor great men and women associated with Central, and Mr. Blair and Dr. Hampton are two of the absolute best. Proceeds from the dinner benefit The Tiger Foundation and help fund our projects at Central.
Congratulations to our LRCH Tiger Foundation on receiving the 2017 Volunteers in Public Schools (ViPS) “Alumni Award” for outstanding volunteer service on behalf of the Little Rock School District.
‘Loving’ screening raises $10,000 for Tiger Foundation benefiting Central High
Little Rock native and LRCH graduate Jeff Nichols brought his new acclaimed film “Loving” to the Ron Robinson Theater on Monday, November 14, ahead of the movie’s wide release on Friday (18th). The ticketed event raised $10,000 for the Tiger Foundation. Lost Forty Brewing, which is co-owned by Nichols’ longtime friend John Beachboard, along with another old friend, Spencer Andrews, organized and underwrote both the movie premiere and the social gathering celebration that evening.
2016 Awards of Excellence Dinner honors Christoph and Julie Keller and Roosevelt Thompson (honored posthumously)
Congratulations to Christoph and Julie Keller and Roosevelt Thompson (honored posthumously) who were presented with the Little Rock Central High Tiger Foundation “Award of Excellence” at our Tiger Foundation Event held on October 13, 2016, at the Clinton Presidential Center. They were recognized for their accomplishments, leadership, service and dedication to our community.