Friendship Baptist is one of two churches that sold to make way for the future $1.3 billion Atlanta Falcons stadium just steps from the Morris Brown property.
“This is a bittersweet ending to a long and complex process,” Williams said. “Bitter, because we had to sell property that had historical significance to so many people. Sweet, because we emerge from bankruptcy fully functional and current with all of our debt obligations.”
Williams said the college has remained in operation throughout the Chapter 11 reorganization process, and is scheduled to graduate 21 students on May 16.