Heritage Jubilee

Step into the world of cultural celebration and inspiration at Heritage Jubilee 2024!
Arrive early at 6 p.m. and enjoy light refreshments while engaging in lively conversations and networking with fellow attendees.

At 7 p.m. prompt, our program begins as the Black Student Union takes the stage, ushering us into a realm of celebration and recognition, honoring excellence, creativity, and service within our vibrant community. Immerse yourself in the rich melodies of the Black national anthem, “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” beautifully presented by the talented students of Expressly You School of the Arts.

Dr. Lorenz, president of Seminole State, will give welcome remarks, setting the tone for an evening teeming with inspiration and significance. Witness the prestigious presentation of the Distinguished Service Awards, recognizing the extraordinary achievements of trailblazers Ingrid Burton Nathan, a beacon of courage as the first African American student to integrate Sanford Middle School, and Serita Beamon, an exemplary leader as the first female Superintendent of Seminole County Public Schools.

Prepare to be spellbound by captivating performances from Expressly You School of the Arts, the resonating 2023 Oratorical Poem delivered by Omotola Alalade, and groove to the soulful tunes of Arkeshia Graham & Trebled Clef Entertainment, captivating your senses and lifting your spirits.

Join us as we gather at Heritage Jubilee 2024 to celebrate our shared heritage and the profound impact of these remarkable individuals, where every moment resonates with celebration, inspiration and the power of community!

Event Information

Name: Heritage Jubilee 2024
Date: January 19, 2024
Time: 7 p.m., doors open at 6 p.m.
Location: Seminole State College, Sanford/Lake Mary campus, Building C