AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Paine College is expected to receive a large financial gift, to be announced Wednesday morning at a press conference.
According to Paine College officials, the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church will announce a $1 million gift to the school.
Bishop Kenneth W. Carter of the CME Church will speak at the event along with Paine College President Dr. Samuel Sullivan.
The public is invited to attend the press conference. It will be held at the Gilbert-Lambuth Memorial Chapel. Doors open at 9 a.m. and the press conference is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Parking will be available in the lots of the Chapel and HEAL Complex.
Stay with NewsChannel 6 for more on this developing story.