Volunteers from the local business community join CFCC’s Foundation Board

June 5th, 2014 by admin

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The Cape Fear Community College Foundation Board is pleased to announce seven new members for the 2014-2015 year.

Among the new board members this year are several current and retired business owners, a local attorney and a well-known architect. Members include Tom Babel, Kathleen Barber, Madi McDougald, Trish Chiarell, Fred Kumpel, Charles Boney and Stephanie Meyers.

The purpose of the CFCC Foundation Board is to raise private funds for student scholarships and support the overall mission of CFCC. The foundation hosts a wide variety of events throughout the year to support students.

Most recently, the Foundation hosted the 2014 Gift of Education luncheon on May 15, which raised over $300,000 from local businesses and community members.

On Thursday, June 12, the Foundation will host the NewBridge Bank Bridge to Bridge 4.0 Run in downtown Wilmington, which is expected to draw hundreds of people to the area.

For more information about the CFCC Foundation call (910) 362-7207.


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