The York-James City-Williamsburg NAACP Branch will host the 14th annual "Community Celebration of Scholars" on Saturday, June 2, at New Zion Baptist Church, 3991 Longhill Road, Williamsurg, beginning at 1:00 p.m. This annual event provides an opportunity or area organizations and churches to award scholarships and education assistance grants to outstanding graduating high school students in the greater Williamsburg area. In 2017, 12 organizations and churches, including the NAACP, awarded 33 scholarships and academic achievement awards totaling more than $36,000. The celebration is open to the public.
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