Jarvis Christian College to Host Its 109th Founders Homecoming, March 14-21st Hawkins, TX – Jarvis Christian College’s 109th Founders Homecoming kicks off on Sunday, March 15. It continues through Sunday, March 21, 2021, both at its Hawkins, Texas campus and virtually. The in-person events on campus will comply with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines on safe interactions and social distancing.
The week-long event will feature ZAPP, Lakeside and Con-FunkShun, Celebrity the Comedian, Webbie, and Convocation Speaker Rev. Virzola Law. The event will include The Pioneer Hall of Fame and Preeminence Awards Gala on Friday, March 19, 2021, at 7:00 pm, featuring legendary Con-Funk-Shuns. Also performing will be Roxie and the Band, the Original Lakeside Bands, and the host Celebrity the Comedian.
The events will also include the J.N. Ervin Founders Convocation with keynote speaker Rev. Virzola Law, Pastor of Northwest Christian Church. The week will also have a pool party, roller skating, a gospel concert, baseball, softball games, a tailgating and cookout party, a parade, a silent party, and more. To view the detailed event flyer, click here or see details on each day’s events below.
Event Details Sunday,
March 14, 2021, Homecoming Kick-Off Pool Party and Cookout | 3:00 pm
Monday, March 15, 2021, 2021 Virtual Founders/Homecoming Week Welcome | 7:00 pm
Skate Party | 7:00 pm
Tuesday, March 16, 2021, Blue Table Talks-An Alumni Discussion with Students | 11:00 am
“Why Giving Matters” A Virtual Panel Discussion with Alumni | 7:00 pm Silent Party | 7:00 pm
Wednesday, March 17, 2021, Jarvis Women’s Softball Game VS Trinity Valley College LIVESTREAMED | 2:00 pm
Gospel Explosion with impressive guest performances | 7:00 pm
Thursday, March 18, 2021, Virtual J.N. Ervin Founders Convocation with Rev. Virzola Law | 11:00 am Virtual Kickback
Thursday House Party Hosted by Shani Scott | 7:00 pm
Friday, March 19, 2021, Jarvis Men’s Baseball VS Our Lady of the Lake LIVESTREAMED | noon VIP Room | Opens at 6:00 pm
Virtual Pioneer Hall of Fame and Preeminence Awards Gala and Concert | 7:00 pm
Awards Gala 8:30 pm – Concert
Saturday, March 20, 2021, Virtual National Alumni Association Plenary Meeting and Memorial Service | 10:00 am
Jarvis Men’s Baseball VS Our Lady of the Lake LIVESTREAMED | noon Virtual Parade and Tailgating – Recognition of the Greeks | 1:30 pm
Jarvis Men’s Baseball VS Our Lady of the Lake LIVESTREAMED | 2:00 pm Virtual 2021 Founders and Homecoming Comedy Show with the Ratt Packs of Comedy and Concert featuring Webbie | 9:00 pm
Comedy Show | 10:30 pm – Meet and Greet with Webbie |11:00 pm
Concert with Webbie and Dance
Sunday, March 21, 2021, Virtual Founders Worship Service with Pastor Sedaric Dinkens, Jarvis Christian College Chaplain 11:00 am Sponsorship Opportunities Be a Sponsor!
You can be a sponsor of the Pioneer Hall of Fame & Preeminence Awards Gala. Please help us raise scholarship dollars for our most deserving students at Jarvis Christian College.
Sponsorship levels: Diamond – $25,000 and above Platinum – $15,000 Gold – $10,000 Silver – $5,000 Bronze – $2,500 Blue – $1,000 Bulldog – $600 For details on sponsorship packages, click here. RSVP To purchase tickets, register, reserve a table, or become a sponsor, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement and Development at 903.730.4890, Ext. 3003, or visit www.jarvis.edu/donate.Select designation “Pioneer Hall of Fame/Preeminence Gala” and remit payment.