Cornerstone Christian Academy to Host Narnia-Themed Fundraiser | Sunday stories

Submitted by Sylvia Musgrove

ABINGDON, Va. – Cornerstone Christian Academy is welcoming the Spring 2022 season by hosting its 11th annual Spring Fling and Auction, giving the Abingdon-based private school the opportunity to raise money to support its scholarship fund .

This year’s event, “The Chronicles of Narnia: Into the Wardrobe,” is scheduled for Friday, March 18 from 5-9 p.m. at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon. Featuring a catered meal, live auction and jazz/big band music by The Diamonds, the event will give attendees the opportunity to bid on a range of auction items including gift baskets and vacation getaways.

Previous auctions have raised nearly $50,000 for CCA.

“Our Spring Fling and Auction is always a fun and exciting experience for our school families and the surrounding community, and this year’s event promises to be no exception,” said Cornerstone School Principal Fred Conley. “For those who wish to support the CCA, or wish to learn more about our school, we invite you to join us for an entertaining evening as we raise scholarship funds for families in need of assistance. financial.”

Admission to the Spring Fling and Auction is $35 for adults and $10 for students. Tickets can be purchased at the school, located at 16210 Elementary Drive in Abingdon, or through the school’s website, www.cornerstoneabingdon.org. For more information, call 276-623-7164.

Founded in 2011 with 22 students, CCA has grown to over 220 students, with the 2021-2022 school year being a record year for enrollment. CCA offers a classical, non-denominational Christian education with rigorous academic standards and ample opportunities for hands-on learning.

Serving students from K-12, CCA’s mission is to prepare students to go out into the world equipped to make a difference and respond to God’s call for their lives by thinking creatively, reasoning logically and writing persuasively. CCA provides a college-preparatory experience and offers a variety of fine arts and electives, in addition to a strong athletics program that includes volleyball, basketball, baseball , swimming, golf, cross-country and athletics.

Since 2016, CCA has been accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International for grades K-12. To visit www.cornerstoneabingdon.org.

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