Category Archives: Foundation

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

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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

International Sulphur gives NTCC transfer scholarships

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International Sulphur, Inc. recently made a scholarship donation to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. Marci Henderson and Wade Powell (from left), are pictured presenting a $5,000 check to Dr. Jonathan McCullough (right), NTCC Vice President for Advancement. The funds will be used to award five $1,000 scholarships to students who graduate from NTCC in the spring of

MPEDC receives NTCC Foundation’s Distinguished Benefactor Award

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently named the Mount Pleasant Economic Development Corporation (MPEDC) winner of its Distinguished Benefactor award for their support of the Industrial Technology Training Center (ITTC). The MPEDC has contributed almost $900,000 to the program since it opened.   Back in 2010, a group of local business and industry leaders

ETCF donates $15,000

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Dr. Jonathan McCullough (left), Vice President for Advancement, Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC), is pictured receiving a $15,000 check from Mr. Kyle Penney, President, East Texas Communities Foundation (ETCF).  The funds were made available to the College by the ETCF through a planned gift from the estate of the late Burt and Nancy Marans, formerly

Daingerfield Country Club wins Foundation golf tourney

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently held its annual golf tournament at Daingerfield Country Club in Daingerfield. This was the 27th consecutive year of the tournament. This year’s winning team (pictured) was Daingerfield Country Club with a score of 19 under. This is DCC’s second year in a row to win the tourney. The Foundation raised more than