Foundation Projects & Partnerships:

Callis Foundation presents scholarship awards at Zion Baptist Church

January 15, 2017

The Callis Foundation awarded scholarships to area students during Martin Luther King, Jr. Day services at Zion Baptist Church in Marietta.

Tamar K. Williams Savannah State Freshman
Donovan Shipley Boston University Freshman
Brandon Javon Salter LaGrange College Freshman
Michael Olaribigbe University of Florida Freshman
Terence Norman Kennesaw State University Freshman
Randy O’dell McClure, Jr.  Albany State University Freshman
Brandon Smith Lewis Kennesaw State University Freshman
Christopher Lyn  Griffin Valdosta State University Freshman
William F. Cofield GA Highlands College Freshman


The Foundation sponsored an icebreaker with Walton High students  and emphasized career opportunities in STEM fields; “Science, Technology, Engineering & Math.” We also  discussed specific academic requirements for STEM and other career choices.

The Foundation sponsors annual trips to Colleges and Universities around the Southeast. Recent trips have included Wake Forest, Florida State, UNC Greensboro,  North Carolina A&T , Florida State, Florida A&M, Bethune Cookman, Morehouse, and Clark AU.