RCC honors scholarship recipients, donors

The Rappahannock Community College Educational Foundation Inc. (RCCEFI) recently held its annual program to honor 2017-18 scholarship recipients and donors. The event was held at Cobham Park Baptist Church in Warsaw.

RCC president Dr. Elizabeth H. Crowther welcomed the guests and drew attention to the printed program that listed all of the 270 students who received awards.

 “We have gained incredible momentum in making an RCC education affordable,” said Dr. Crowther. “We have increased scholarship awards from $275,000 to $597,000 in ten years. This is an extraordinary show of support from our community businesses, civic organizations and residents.”

Addressing recipients, she noted “the local community is cheering you on as you complete your education at RCC and reach your goals.”

RCCEFI board president Dr. Robert Gates thanked donors for joining him in their support of RCC students…