Entrepreneuer Ethan Holmes headlines the event as keynote
speaker. The CEO of Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce launched his
business at age 15 using his grandfather’s applesauce recipe. A
decade later, his products can now be found on store shelves
across the Midwest.
tri-c.edu/franklintickets to register. Cost is $25. The
luncheon is the main fundraiser for the Black American Council,
which serves students through community outreach and
involvement; career development opportunities; workshops and
forums; and cultural awareness activities.
The event honors Frances Mason Franklin, an English professor at
the College from 1969 to 1983 who mentored countless students
and faculty. Proceeds support the Frances M. Franklin
Scholarship Fund of the Cuyahoga Community College Foundation.
Donations to the scholarship fund can be made through the event
registration link. Contact the Foundation at 216-987-4868 or
tri-c.edu/give for more information on how to help Tri-C
students complete their studies.