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Henderson Community College Benefactors Recognized at Awards Dinner

The Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) hosted the 13th annual President s Gala and Benefactors Awards Dinner on Saturday, October 27 at 7 p.m. at the Louisville Marriott Downtown.

Henderson Community College and the College Foundation recognized Dr. John and Jackie Logan and Henderson Fiscal Court as benefactors of the year. Dr. John and Jackie Logan have supported Henderson Community College through its capital campaigns and many fundraising efforts. Dr. Logan currently serves as the campaign chair for the Rotary Colonels 2 College scholarship campaign and is the motivating force to raise $2.5 million.

Henderson Fiscal Court was also recognized for its support of the Rotary Colonels 2 College campaign with their pledge to the scholarship program. County Judge Executive, Hugh McCormick, accepted the award on behalf of the county.

More than 600 state and local dignitaries from across the Commonwealth attended the event. This event provides an opportunity for KCTCS to honor an impressive list of 28 of the state s leading individuals, business, and foundations for their generous philanthropic and voluntary support to KCTCS. They are, by college:

Kentucky Community and Technical College System
o PNC Foundation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Ashland Community and Technical College
o Richard W. and Frances Martin, Ashland
o The Mansbach Foundation, Ashland

Big Sandy Community and Technical College
o Burnette Family Charitable Foundation, Inc., Maysville
o Dennis and Jean Dorton, Paintsville

Bluegrass Community and Technical College
o City of Winchester

Bowling Green Technical College
o Bowling Green Metalforming, LLC

Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
o Elizabethtown Rotary Club
o Hardin-LaRue Medical Society, Elizabethtown

Gateway Community and Technical College
o The Bank of Kentucky, Crestview Hills
o Duke Energy, Cincinnati, Ohio

Hazard Community and Technical College
o Hazard ARH Medical Staff

Henderson Community College
o Dr. John and Jackie Logan, Henderson
o Henderson County Fiscal Court

Henderson Community College
o Bettie Wallace, Princeton
o Pamela J. Thomas, Henderson

Jefferson Community and Technical College
o Community Foundation of Louisville
o The Gheens Foundation, Inc., Louisville

Madisonville Community College
o G. Herbert and Anne Pritchett, Madisonville
o Muhlenberg County Fiscal Court, Greenville

Maysville Community and Technical College
o Nelson and Pauline Hester, Kent, Washington

Owensboro Community and Technical College
o IMPACT 100, Owensboro
o Canteen Service Company of Owensboro, Inc.

Somerset Community College
o Helen Cornele in Memoriam, Somerset

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College
o Georgetta Riley Richardson, , Lyndhurst, Ohio
o Dr. Georgenna Riley, Lyndhurst, Ohio

West Kentucky Community and Technical College
o Dr. William E. Murphy, Ph.D., P.E., Paducah
o Paducah amp; Louisville Railway