College foundation holds raffle for vocational scholarships
|Jerome Thomas, back left, Cody Carpenter, Alec Grutgen and Austin Whitestone show off the wood splitter they made for a raffle. Photo submitted|
|Students in the Lassen Community College welding class made this wood splitter that will be raffled off for vocational scholarships.|
June 4, 2013 — The Lassen College Foundation is raffling a custom-made wood splitter to raise funds for vocational scholarships. The first inaugural vocational fundraiser will benefit the college’s welding technology students.
The raffle will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 20 at the Lassen County Fair. JDX will perform the drawing and announce the winner.
The completed wood splitter, made by the welding students, is on display in the lobby of Plumas Bank.
Tickets are for sale at Susanville Supermarket IGA, Margie’s Book Nook, Idaho Grocery, JW Wood, Tum-A-Lum Lumber, Lassen County Chamber, Honey Lake Firearms, Payless Building Supply, High Desert State Prison, Billington Ace Hardware, Susanville Grocery Outlet, Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel, Lassen College Academic Service, The Pardner, Western Nevada Supply and at the Plumas Bank offices in both Susanville and Chester.
The scholarships are designed to encourage college vocational students to pursue a degree in their vocation. The scholarships allow students an opportunity to receive a cash award upon completion of their vocational degree.
The Lassen College Foundation hopes to implement annual fundraisers and provide scholarships for all 11 vocational programs at the college.
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