Giving Back, Moving Forward!

March 1, 2018 mfunderburg Blog

Dre Kirkpatrick, Cincinnati Bengals Cornerback and Gadsden City High School alumnus, presented a check in the amount of $10,000.00 to the GCHS football program. Before the check presentation, Dre shared a very heartfelt and profound speech with members of the football team. He encouraged them to select their role models carefully. He shared advice that the young men can use to help them develop personally, academically and professionally. In addition, his parents, Rev. & Mrs. Charles Kirkpatrick enlightened the young men on the importance of staying the course and adhering to instruction.

Todd Lamberth, Athletic Director; Kim Kirkpatrick; Bart Session, Head Football Coach; Dre Kirkpatrick; Jeff Colegrove, Principal; Dr. Ed Miller, Superintendent

Todd Lamberth, Athletic Director; Kim Kirkpatrick; Bart Session, Head Football Coach; Dre Kirkpatrick; Jeff Colegrove, Principal; Dr. Ed Miller, Superintendent

 

Rev. & Mrs. Charles Kirkpatrick and Dre

Rev. & Mrs. Charles Kirkpatrick and Dre

Dre with Members of the GCHS Football Team

Dre with Members of the GCHS Football Team

Dre with Former Teachers and Supporters

Dre with Former Teachers and Supporters

Dre expressed his appreciation to Mrs. Cady-Hardrick for her guidance during his enrollment at GCHS.

During his speech, Dre expressed his appreciation to Mrs. Cady-Hardrick for her guidance during his enrollment at GCHS.