First State's Executive Director, Bernice Edwards, will be among four women to be honored at the second annual First Lady's Hat and Gloves Tea on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at Delaware State University's Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center. The event will begin at 4:00pm.
2017 honorees are Dr. Lozelle Deluz, Dr. Mary Scott, Mrs. Bernice Edwards, and the Honorable Lisa Blunt Rochester.
The event will recognize outstanding women in Sussex, Kent, and New Castle Counties Delaware in celebration of "National Women's History Month." Last year's honorees included the Honorable Carla Markell, the Honorable Stephanie Bolden, and the Honorable Margaret Henry.
The event's executive committee led by Dr. Robin Williams, wife of DSU President Harry Williams, is hosting the fundraiser in support of DSU Honors Program students. Proceeds will provide general support for students in the DSU Honors' Program including books and travel to national conferences.
For tickets and more information on this event please visit www.desu.edu/hatsandgloves.