Carolina Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson Gives $250K to Johnson C. Smith

By: David Perlmutt – Charlotte Observer

Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson has donated $250,000 to the Johnson C. Smith University President’s Gap scholarship fund that helps students with college costs, the school announced Tuesday.

The scholarship was created in 2012 to close gaps students face between financial aid and tuition costs. Cameron Harris, a JCSU trustee and minority owner of the Panthers, helped secure the gift.

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  1. Sally Morrison,

    Wofford, Really!!! let’s be serious the students at Wofford have a far lessor need for the gap scholarships than students at John C. Smith U. Also JCSU is a public HBCU and Wofford is private. Booyaou

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