WOMAN OF THE YEAR
Woman of the Year Apostle Ida Austin & Pastor Calvin Pastor of the Year 2018
Philanthropist, Designer, Singer, Humanitarian
Apostle Ida Austin is a native Albanian, born to the late Reverend Jerry and Annie Carr. She was saved, sanctified, and Holy Ghost filled back in the 50’s under the ministry of Apostle Isaiah Revills. She traveled for years with “Isaiah Vision Ministry.” They traveled to Kenya, East Africa back in 1973, in the 80’s they went to The West Indies of Haiti crusading for Christ. During the early teenage years, God’s call was on her life. She was called by God to the Evangelistic Ministry back in the 60’s. She felt the Abrahamic call of God to further the ministry into outreach, with a God given name “Pot of Gold Outreach Ministry “located in Quitman, Georgia under both, her and Pastor leading. These Pastors run their ministry and non-profit humanitarian services with the help of World Vision International and NAEIR Gifts-In-Kind Programs.
She went to Albany technical college for Custom Dressmaking and Alterations, Drapery and Slipcovering, and received a certificate for Computer Fundamentals 1. She also received a certificate in “Basic Modeling” under “Millie Lewis Modeling School of Albany” in 1991. She graduated from Troy University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.
Apostle Calvin Austin is a 20 years Army SSG retiree. He is presently a student at Liberty University where he is working on his Bachelor of Science Degree in “Religion!” he will also be retiring from the Albany fire department where he worked over 21 years as “Senior Firefighter!”