LTC Foundation raises $18K at 7th annual Golf Classic
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LTC President Mike Lanser, far left, and LTC Foundation President Don McAdams, far right, greet golfers from Partners for Community Development on the first tee during the seventh-annual LTC Foundation Golf Classic. The Partners foursome included, from left, Angelo Fuentez, Lucio Fuentez, Andres Anranjo and Dan Wolf.
CLEVELAND, WI –
More than $18,000 was raised June 14 for scholarships benefiting Lakeshore Technical College students during the seventh annual LTC Foundation Golf Classic.
The event was held at Branch River Country Club in Cato and featured 125 golfers.
The total funds brought in during this outing — $18,420 — represents a 15 percent increase from funds raised at the 2009 event. The funding is expected to provide scholarships to 36 students, with the average award totaling $500.
Winning first place with a score of 56 was the foursome from Abacus Architects in Sheboygan, including Joel VanEss, Kurt Davis, Gordy Veldboom and Roger Leys.
Contest winners include: Tim Benz, longest putt on No. 1; Justin Delain, longest drive on No. 9; Jason Zimmer, longest putt on No. 10; Angelo Fuentez, closest to 100-yard marker on No. 12; Team M&I, closest approach on No. 14; and Mark Swanson, closest to the pin on No. 17.
The LTC Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization that works to secure private sector support for the benefit of LTC with the goal of reaching out and meeting the needs of LTC's student population. The Foundation offers more than 80 scholarships annually.
About Lakeshore Technical College
Lakeshore Technical College is a leading provider of technical education offering 100 career programs including associate degrees, technical diplomas, technical certificates, and apprenticeship programs. In addition, LTC offers distance learning, customized training to business and industry, and continuing educational opportunities.
Serving a 200,500-resident population in east central Wisconsin, LTC operates a main campus in Cleveland; additional learning sites at LTC Manitowoc and LTC Sheboygan; Community Education Centers at area high schools in Kiel, Mishicot, Plymouth, Random Lake, Reedsville, and Two Rivers; and 27 distance learning sites. LTC’s mission is to enrich lives and strengthen the economy by preparing a workforce that is skilled, diverse and flexible. On average, 79% of LTC graduates work in the LTC District which includes Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties, and parts of Calumet and Ozaukee Counties. Visit LTC at: gotoltc.edu.