Category Archives: Foundation

Whatley Employee Enhancement Fund winners announced

Twelve Northeast Texas Community College employees received a total of $15,473.86 in Whatley Employee Enhancement Grants for 2018. The Whatley Employee Enhancement Fund was established by James & Elizabeth Whatley specifically for NTCC employees to fund special projects and enhance educational opportunities that might fall outside the regular budget. Each November, NTCC employees submit grant

Joe and Sue Sandlin give $2,000 to NTCC Work Scholarship Program

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Joe and Sue Sandlin recently gave $2,000 to sponsor a student in the Work Scholarship Program at Northeast Texas Community College. The gift will be matched by a grant program, doubling the amount to $4,000. The Sandlins are pictured presenting the check to Nita May (center), NTCC Director of Development. To learn more about how you

Jerald and Mary Lou Mowery give $2,000 for special NTCC projects

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Jerald and Mary Lou Mowery recently gave $2,000 to support special projects at Northeast Texas Community College. The gift will help Honors Northeast sponsor the 2018 McGraw-Hill Poster Contest and it will also support next year’s Honors film project. All gifts to the NTCC Foundation are tax-deductible and directly help local students. Give online today

Richard and Margaret Perryman give $2,750 to NTCC Work Scholarship Program

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Richard and Margaret Perryman recently gave $2,750 to support the Northeast Texas Community College Work Scholarship Program. Specifically, they sponsored a luncheon that is held at the end of each summer to recognize work scholarship students, supervisors and donors. Richard Perryman (left) is pictured presenting the check to Nita May, NTCC Director of Development. The

Al and Sue Havenstrite give $5,000 for scholarships

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Al and Sue Havenstrite recently gave $5,000 to support scholarships at Northeast Texas Community College. All funds given to scholarship endowments will be matched dollar-for-dollar through the Title V grant program, doubling the contribution. Al (right) and Sue are pictured presenting their gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough (left), NTCC Vice President for Advancement. To learn

Thomas and April Bliss establish NTCC scholarships

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Thomas and April Bliss recently presented the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation with $2,000 to establish two scholarships. The Sharon Bliss Memorial scholarship is in memory of Thomas’ mother, who had a long career as a respiratory therapist. This scholarship will benefit a student studying health sciences at NTCC. The Bradyn Dawn Loy Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of

NTCC Golf Classic ends in a tie

The Northeast Texas Community College Golf Classic raised more than $7,000 for the NTCC Foundation this year.  The tournament, held at the Daingerfield Country Club, consisted of eight six-person teams.  There was a two-way tie for first place between the Daingerfield Country Club Team and the team from Guaranty Bank and Trust. The tie breaker

Carroll Shelby Foundation gives $25,000 for NTCC automotive scholarships

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The Carroll Shelby Foundation recently gave $25,000 to support scholarships for students enrolled in the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program at Northeast Texas Community College. Dr. Jonathan McCullough (left), Vice President for Advancement, scholarship recipients Nathan Humphrey and Jorge Ramirez, and Ron Luellen, Director of the Shelby Auto Tech program, are pictured receiving the donation

Elliott Auto Group donates truck to Carroll Shelby Auto Tech program

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Elliott Auto Group in Mount Pleasant recently donated a Ford F-250 truck to the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program at Northeast Texas Community College. Brandon Milam (second from left) and Ashley Willson (second from right) are pictured presenting the truck on behalf of Elliott Auto Group to Dr. Kevin Rose (left), NTCC Associate Vice President

Velma Lee Buck Blount Williams Scholarship established at NTCC

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Nancy Blount recently gave $500 to establish the Velma Lee Buck Blount Williams Memorial Scholarship at Northeast Texas Community College. The gift was given by Nancy in memory of her late mother, Velma (pictured), a longtime Pittsburg resident. The scholarship will benefit an NTCC student from Camp or Wood counties. To learn more about this