Fundraiser Honoring Emanuel AME Church Shooting Victim Supports Teen Mothers

Myra Singleton-Thompson provided
Myra Singleton-Thompson provided

Passion to Forgive is hosting a fundraiser and cocktail hour to support the Myra Singleton-Thompson Scholarship for teenage mothers from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday at No. 5 Faber.

The scholarship was created in honor of Myra Singleton-Thompson after she lost her life in the Emanuel tragedy in Charleston. It provides support to teen moms continuing their collegiate education or trade.

The event will have heavy hors d’oeuvres, music, raffle items, wine and beer. Duvall Catering, Blackbaud, Mickey Bakst, state Sen. Marlon Kimpson, Savage Law Firm, No. 5 Faber and others are sponsors.

Tickets for the event can be purchased at and donations to the organization can be made directly through

For more information please email or call Victoria at 843-209-7092.

Source: Post and Courier