Bright Hope Baptist Church
President Bill Clinton was among the many dignitaries who attended.
Hundreds of people gathered at Bright Hope Baptist Church in North Philadelphia on Sunday to honor Former Philadelphia Public School Superintendent Doctor Arlene Ackerman, who died in February of pancreatic cancer.
Friends and colleagues in education will gather at 3 p.m. to remember the life of former schools superintendent Arlene Ackerman.
Bright Hope Baptist Church Pastor Kevin Johnson says the president’s pronouncement has no effect on the church.