LCC Auction for Scholarships Sets Record High


May 3, 2018
 

LCC Auction for Scholarships Sets Record High

Pictured: LCC President, Dr. Mark Watkins and LCC Foundation & Alumni Executive Director, Lindi Forbes, lead the crowd in the traditional song, My Old Kentucky Home, to kick-off the live auction.
 
The Labette Community College Foundation & Alumni Association hosted the 19th Annual Auction for Scholarships, a Kentucky Derby experience. The event, held Saturday, April 21 was themed after the Kentucky Derby horse race and many auction-goers dawned hats and bow-ties. The auction featured cash drawings, live and silent auctions, a gourmet dessert gallery and wine grab to raise over $53,000 for student scholarships. This amount is the most raised in the history of the event. The scholarships will be awarded for the 2018-19 academic year.

 

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