At a recent charity event a graduate of SMPA thanked the benefactors for all they allowed to be possible in his life. I was taken with the word “benefactor”.
Every student who attends Saint Martin de Porres Academy is awarded a $16,000 scholarship – the cost of attending SMPA for one year. Scholarship certificates are framed and presented at a special ceremony attended by the students and their families at the beginning of the school year called Scholarship Night.
Super Star Saint Martin de Porres student honored by Archbishop Leonard P. Blair at the Annual Archbishop’s Columbus Day Breakfast.
“What I want to say to the donors is thank you. Thank you for believing in us. Thank you for believing in me. I appreciate everything you’ve done for me. I’m going to show you guys that investing me is the best thing you’ve ever done.”