Category Archives: Foundation

Tommy Lee Biker Run donates $5,000 for NTCC scholarships

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a gift for $5,000. These funds were raised at the annual Tommy Lee Memorial Biker Run and will be used to provide scholarships to Camp County students attending NTCC. Pictured, event organizers Glenda Lee and Elaine Barnwell (center) present the check to Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice

Naples Walmart supports NTCC Physics project

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Mr. John Hardaway (center), Store Manager, Walmart #4338 in Naples, is pictured presenting a $1,250 check to Dr. Jon McCullough (left), Vice President for Advancement, Northeast Texas Community College, and to Dr. Mark Bouwens, Professor of Physics, NTCC.  The funds will be used by the NTCC Physics Department toward the purchase of equipment to help

NTCC receives $6k gift for Work Scholarship Program

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received an anonymous $6,000 donation to sponsor six students in the new NTCC Work Scholarship Program. Nita May (left), NTCC Director of Development, and Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement, accepted the gift on behalf of the Foundation. Anyone interested in sponsoring a student in the

NTCC Foundation Board holds annual meeting

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation Board recently held its annual business meeting. Dr. Jim Archer, a retired NTCC professor, was installed as president by outgoing president, Judy Weiss. Other officers elected included Jane Scharlach, Vice President and Rick Nelson, Secretary. The NTCC Foundation is a non-profit corporation that was established in 1984. Its purpose is

Fine Arts Club of Mount Pleasant gives scholarship

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $500 gift to benefit a student majoring in fine arts. This scholarship, contributed by the Fine Arts Club of Mount Pleasant, is one of the longest running scholarships at NTCC (established 1985). Pictured, Melba Spann (left) and Deloris O’Connor (right) present the gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough,

Bestselling author Laura Schroff speaks at NTCC

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Bestselling author and motivational speaker, Laura Schroff, spoke at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts this week. The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation sponsored the event as part of its annual Distinguished Lecture Series. Schroff shared the inspirational true story behind her book, An Invisible Thread, which shot to the top of the New York

AEP SWEPCO contributes to NTCC Work Scholarship Program

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Jennifer Harland, Manager of External Affairs for AEP SWEPCO (right), recently made s $2,000 contribution to The Northeast Texas Community College Work Scholarship Program. Dr. Jonathan McCullough accepted the gift on behalf of the NTCC Foundation. The funds will be used to sponsor two students enrolled in the program this summer. The unique program allows students to

Dr. Michael Minadeo gives NTCC Nursing scholarships

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Dr. Michael Minadeo recently contributed $2,000 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. The funds are designated for scholarships to be used by students enrolled in the NTCC Nursing Program. Dr. Minadeo (right) is pictured presenting the gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement. For more information on this or other scholarship

Tickets still available for Laura Schroff lecture

Bestselling author Laura Schroff to speak at NTCC

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation will host its annual Distinguished Lecture Series event on Thursday, Feb. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts. This year’s lecture will be presented by New York Times bestselling author Laura Schroff.  Schroff was a featured speaker at Leadercast 2014 and was well-received by those who attended