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McDonald’s taps Dunbar senior as Black History Maker of Today

Amiyah Mays McDonald’s has named Paul Laurence Dunbar High School senior Amiyah Mays as a 2021 Black History Maker of Today, a leadership honor that includes a $1,000 scholarship. Amiyah was humble in accepting it, saying, “I was in disbelief.” She plans to go to college, earn a degree, and land the job she wants. Dunbar guidance counselor Steve Duerson said Amiyah deserves the recognition. “Amiyah is an awesome student in the classroom and outside the classroom. She’s always been a hard worker, gets involved in extracurricular activities, and never complains.” 

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(Posted Feb. 24, 2021)