Southern hosts Gala on the Bluff Oct. 28 | Business
Grammy Award Winning Rose Royce will headline the Ninth Annual Gala on the Bluff Scholarship Fundraiser. The fundraiser which raises money for the Southern University College of Business will be held on Friday, October 28 at the Belle of Baton Rouge.
The goal is to provide $1,000 scholarships to 40 deserving students. So far, more than 300 scholarships have been awarded.
The legendary Rose Royce has recorded a string of hits during its 29-year career. They include "Car Wash", "Love don't live here anymore", and "Wishing on a star", just to name a few. Violinist Michael Ward and Harry Anderson and the Jazzy Jazz Band will also perform.
The gala is one of Southern's premier events during homecoming weekend. Doors open at 7:30 pm. The attire is semi-formal.
Tickets are $75. Sponsorships are available. For more information, call Toni Jackson at (225) 771-5640 or send an email to email@example.com