Category Archives: Foundation

Carroll Shelby Foundation gives $25,000 for scholarships

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Dr. Jonathan McCullough (left), Northeast Texas Community College Vice President for Advancement, and Keith Fennimore (right), Director of the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program, are pictured holding a $25,000 check the NTCC Foundation recently received from the Carroll Shelby Foundation. They are joined with students in the Shelby Automotive program. The money will provide scholarships

Pleasant Sams club gives scholarship

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $500 scholarship from the Pleasant Sams, the Mount Pleasant Chapter of the Good Sam Club of America. This year’s gift will benefit a student studying nursing at NTCC. Diane and Jan Dalby (center) presented the gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough (right), NTCC Vice President for Advancement

Tonya Taylor gives nursing scholarships

tonya taylor gift

Tonya Taylor, Assistant Professor of Nursing at Northeast Texas Community College, recently gave $1,200 to the NTCC Foundation to provide two scholarships for nursing students. The gift was given in memory of Margie Bragg, an NTCC Nursing graduate from Mount Pleasant who worked in the field for many years. Taylor noted that she hopes the scholarships will

Jackie Baker gives $10,000 scholarship

baker gift

Jackie Baker of Mount Pleasant recently gave $10,000  to Northeast Texas Community College in order to create an endowed scholarship for the Eagles baseball program. The donation is in memory of her late husband, Bob Baker, who was a long-time NTCC board member and was very influential in starting the Eagles baseball program. Ms. Baker

Guaranty Bank sponsors NTCC Work Scholarship student

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Robin Sharp recently gave $1,000 on behalf of Guaranty Bank to sponsor a student in the Northeast Texas Community College pilot Work Scholarship Program this summer. Sharp (center) is pictured with Baily Hunnicutt (left), a student in the Work Scholarship Program, and Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement (right). If you would like to

Sistrunk family gives $2,000 for NTCC Work Scholarship Program

sistrunk gift

Pat and David Sistrunk of Tyler recently gave $2,000 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. The gift will sponsor two students in the college’s new Work Scholarship Program. The program allows students the opportunity to volunteer to work at NTCC doing meaningful work (preferably in a field related to their major) and earning credit

Charlie and Helen Hampton give $1,000 to Work Scholarship Program

hampton gift

Charlie and Helen Hampton recently gave $1,000 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. The gift will sponsor a student in the college’s new Work Scholarship Program.  The program allows students the opportunity to volunteer to work at NTCC doing meaningful work (preferably in a field related to their major) and earning credit (in the

TRMC Auxiliary gives allied health scholarships

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The Titus Regional Medical Center (TRMC) Auxiliary recently donated $4,500, which will provide six $750 scholarships to benefit students at Northeast Texas Community College majoring in an allied health field. Pictured receiving the annual donation is Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement (left) and Nita May, NTCC Director of Development (right). Pictured making

Texas Pioneer Foundation gives $200,000 to three-college consortium project

pioneer foundation gift

Representatives from Kilgore College, Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) and Texarkana College recently gathered on the NTCC campus in Mount Pleasant to receive a $200,000 grant from the Texas Pioneer Foundation. The three colleges were awarded the money to support the creation of a consortium to promote student success and college efficiency. The consortium was organized as an innovative way to

Lions Club of Pittsburg donates scholarship

pitt lions club gift

The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received an $1,800 gift from the Lions Club of Pittsburg. The donation will provide three $600 scholarships to NTCC students from Camp County. Lions Club President, Allen Weatherford (right) is pictured making the donation to Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement. For information about this or