David Brown and daughter, Lauren Brown, were selected by vote of the Administrative Council, as Camphor's adult and youth honoree at the annual Awards and Scholarship Luncheon sponsored by the Black United Methodist Preachers. The event was held May 26, 2003 at First District Plaza, 38th and Market Street. Rev. D. Watson Tatem, former pastor of Camphor, was honored as "Preacher of the Year" by BUMP. The Co-Chairperson of the program was our current pastor, Rev. Gary Meekins.