Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church will present a College Fair on Saturday, October 13 from 11:00 to 3:00 p.m. The College Fair is a ministry outreach of The College Ministry and Youth Department of Pilgrim Rest and will be held in the fellowship hall of the church, 3737 N. Sherman Blvd., Milwaukee. The College Fair is tailored for young people from middle school through high school who are thinking about attending college and are interested in finding out more about the different things involved in getting into college and succeeding in college.
There will be sessions where you can talk to representatives from different colleges and universities and college graduates and current college students share their insights and wisdom about what you should know. There will also be break-out sessions on topics such as maintaining your faith in college, deciding which college or university to attend, financial aid and scholarships, writing the application essay, taking the ACT/SAT, TRIO programs and precollege programs such as Upward Bound. This inside information should help you in providing an edge in the competitive process.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, an application is available at the Pilgrim Rest website under events at http://pilgrimrest.homestead.com or call Linda Kincaid at (414) 305-0032, Arrila Eversley at (414) 292-5158, or Frank Wilson at (414) 464-5296.