#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of the people
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.
ACT-SO Columbia relies on the generosity of individuals like you to sustain our STEM, arts and mentoring program. Your contribution will enable us to provide:
Professional workshops & MasterClasses
Snacks provided for each class
Student materials needed for projects
Expenses needed to take participating students to the national
competition (such as travel, food and lodging)
Affirm the value of young men and women of color
Help develop and define short and long term goals for success
Encourage social awareness and community service
Won’t you consider making a donation of $5, $10, $50 or whatever you can afford to help us. No donation is too small and every cent goes towards ACT-SO expenses.
the winner of the mini photography contest from last Thursday’s MasterClass is Cameron Borum, sophomore from Ridge View High School. Cameron had the most cumulative likes on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Second place goes to Alyssa Williams, sophomore from Spring Valley. And finally, in 3rd place, we have Mahaganee Foster, senior at WJ Keenan High School.
Congratulations Cameron, Alyssa and Mahaganee. As 1st place winner, Cameron will receive a free photoshoot with Mr. Terrell Maxwell.
In tonight’s Photography MasterClass at the Richland Library (on Assembly St) you’ll learn every principle necessary to take beautiful photos that capture your artistic vision.
Whether you have your first digital SLR or a camera phone, during this educational MasterClass, master photographer Terrell Maxwell will teach you the fundamentals you need to get the most from your camera and give you inspiration with your education to help you capture your own artistic vision.
Learn things like:
Rule of Thirds
Focus (Blury or Sharp)
Enhancing your images on your computer or app
This is a FREE MasterClass for students in grades 9 thru 12. Students Must Pre-Register.