The Queen City Ivy & Pearls Foundation is a voluntary, non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to providing purpose-driven programs that empower individuals and communities to grow, strengthen, and sustain. 

Our Mission

“To educate and inspire individuals, families, small businesses, and non-profit organizations through targeted programs, charitable activities, and essential resources designed to leverage empowerment opportunities.”

Dr. Kelley Eaves-Boykin
The Queen City Ivy & Pearls Foundation

The Board of Directors draw on their deep experiences, varied backgrounds and global perspectives to govern our foundation.

2021 Board of Directors

Dr. Kelley Eaves-Boykin, President

Dr. Shaftina Snipes, Advisor, Immediate Past President

Rosemary Lawrence, Founding Member, Advisor

Dr. Margaret Gibson, President of Rho Psi Omega Chapter

Bobbette Willis, First Vice President

Porshah Warris, Second Vice President

Valerie Vanderhall, Financial Secretary

Ivory Thomas, Secretary

Laura A. Johnson, Assistant Secretary

Cathy Sutton, Treasurer

Beverly Glover Logan, Member at Large

Faye Gibson

Sylvia Broome

Arve' Carter, Treasurer, Rho Psi Omega Chapter

Paris McAdoo, Vice President, Rho Psi Omega Chapter

Deborah Williams, Newsletter Editor

Lotticia Shefferson, Digital Technology & Volunteer Services Committees

Glencie Rhedrick, Community Outreach Committee

Dr. Renae Sanders, Real Estate Investment Committee