Category Archives: Foundation

Northeast Texas Biker’s Church gives to Arellano scholarship fund

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a donation of $2,000 from the Northeast Texas Biker’s Church. These funds will provide two $1,000 scholarships for criminal justice or police academy students attending NTCC this fall. Pictured at the check presentation is: (from left) James Aydelott, Roger Keck, Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement, Jeff

Mt. Pleasant Fine Arts Club gives scholarship

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The Mount Pleasant Fine Arts Club recently gave $500 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. The funds will be used to provide a scholarship for an NTCC student majoring in the fine arts. The group has been contributing to scholarships since 1985 when the college first opened. Pictured at the check presentation is Deloris

Helen Hampton sponsors Pinkalicious musical

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Helen Hampton recently gave $3,000 to sponsor the upcoming production of the children’s musical Pinkalicious at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College. She is pictured (second from left) presenting the donation to Nita May, NTCC Director of Development (left), Carolyn Franks, Director of the Whatley Center, and Lori Hunter,

Crane Memorial Scholarship established

The Horace and Jonice Crane Memorial Scholarship was recently established with the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. Jonice Crane, who passed away this October, was a long-time member of the NTCC Foundation Board. The scholarship will be awarded to a woman majoring in business or a member of the NTCC Eagles Baseball team.   Horace

Whatley Employee Enhancement Award winners announced

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation announced the winners of the 2015-2016 Whatley Employment Enhancement Awards this week. Five out of 21 proposals were chosen for funding. Winning employees and projects included: Mary Hearron, Biology/Chemistry “Seeing the Light” – $2,200 Laura Lambert, Communities in Schools Leadership Experience Opportunity (LEO) – $1,800 Cynthia Linseisen, Upward Bound P.E.A.K. Summer

Cypress Bank sponsors The Hit Men

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Cypress Bank recently gave $3,000 to sponsor the upcoming holiday performance of The Hit Men, former stars of Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons, at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College. Pictured presenting the gift to Carolyn Franks (left), Whatley Center Director, and Nita May (right), NTCC Director of

NTCC Foundation receives Irvin Gage Memorial Scholarship fund

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      Representatives for the Irvin Gage Memorial Scholarship recently announced that the administration of the scholarship fund will now be managed by the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. Each year since the fund was established in 1986, the scholarship has provided assistance to one or two deserving agriculture students from Mount Pleasant High

Charlie & Helen Hampton receive Distinguished Benefactor Award

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Helen Hampton and her late husband Charlie dedicated their entire professional careers to education, so it only made sense that they would continue to do so in retirement. Since moving back home to Northeast Texas in the mid 1990s, the Hamptons have contributed to scholarships and cultural events at Northeast Texas Community College. From helping students

Team Arise gives NTCC veteran scholarship

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Michael Brown (left) recently gave $500 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation on behalf of his organization, Team Arise. The funds will provide a scholarship to NTCC students who are veterans or children of veterans. Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement, is pictured receiving the gift. To learn more about this and

Carroll Shelby Foundation gives $25,000 for NTCC scholarships

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $25,000 gift from the Carroll Shelby Foundation. The donation will provide scholarships for students in the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program at NTCC. Dr. Jonathan McCullough (second from right), NTCC Vice President for Advancement, accepted the gift. Miriam Lindley (left), Office Manager of the Carroll Hall