Abercrombie to speak at AJM Scholarship Luncheon

Abercrombie to speak at AJM Scholarship Luncheon
Posted on 05/23/2014
walter_abercrombie To help ease the financial burden of college, and to help promising University High School students pursue post-secondary education, the A.J. Moore Academies Business Advisory Board will host the Fifth Annual Scholarship Luncheon on Thursday, May 29, 2014, 11:30 a.m., at the Lee Lockwood Museum and Library located at 2801 Waco Drive.

Former NFL running back Walter Abercrombie will be the guest speaker for the event. Abercrombie, a University High graduate, played football for Baylor University where he became the leading rusher in school history. He went on to have a stellar professional career with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Last year, the A.J. Moore Business Advisory Board awarded $20,000 in scholarships to graduating University High students, and will award the same amount this year.

For more information on becoming involved with the A.J. Moore Academies Business Advisory Board, or to contribute to its scholarship fund, please email angela.reiher@wacoisd.org or call (254) 756-1843