News 2’s Octavia Mitchell receives Outstanding Woman in the Community from local organization

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – A big honor for News 2’s Octavia Mitchell,  Arabian Court number 128 an auxiliary of female family members of Prince Hall Shriners honored Octavia as their Outstanding Woman in the Community for 2019 during their annual service of thanks at Ebenezer A-M-E Church in downtown Charleston.

The organization chose Octavia for her community work which they say exemplifies the principals of what their organization stands for.

The organization works to support community initiatives and charities,encourages health awareness among youth and adults and recognizes and celebrates the historic and current achievements of African American women.

During the program, they also made donations to the Jenkins Institute for Children and Lowcountry Food Bank.

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