SAVANNAH, Ga (WSAV) — WSAV’s Kim Gusby is paying it forward in her own way.
Two college-bound students in Savannah State University’s Upward Bound program, are the 2022 recipients of her Village Scholarship awards.
This morning Kim presented Lyrick Berry, a graduate of Alfred E. Beach High School, with a brand new computer while Sol C. Johnson High School graduate, Terron Mott, received a $500 check, and 15 essential items, to help him make a smooth transition into college life, like luggage, a mini fridge, tv, and bedding.
Lyrick is headed to Kennesaw State, and Terron will be attending Savannah State University this fall.
Upward Bound is a federally funded program that provides fundamental support to participants in their preparation for college entrance. The initiatives provides opportunities for participants to succeed in their precollege performance and ultimately in their higher education pursuits.
Kim is also a product of Upward Bound.