SMC February gifts and grants

Southwestern Michigan College Board of Trustees accepted gifts, including a vehicle, at its Feb. 15 meeting on the Dowagiac campus.

Gifts were received with a resolution of thanks from the Board of Trustees:

• From St. Denys Foundation, Dowagiac, a $15,000 contribution.

• From Bosch Community Fund, St. Joseph, an $11,850 contribution.

• From Bender Electric, Cassopolis, a $2,500 contribution.

• From James Blue, Des Plaines, Ill., a $1,200 contribution.

• From Dr. Frederick Dean, Cassopolis, a $1,000 contribution.

• From Dr. David Fleming, Edwardsburg, a $390 contribution.

• From Dr. Keith Howell, Mishawaka, Ind., a $130 contribution.

• From Stacey Bazan, a $130 contribution.

• From Matt Behnke, a $130 contribution.

• From David Davis, a $130 contribution.

• From Patricia Klug, a $130 contribution.

• From James Kusa, a $130 contribution.

• From Ryan Murray, a $130 contribution.

• From Bruce Green, Vandalia, a $125 contribution.

• From Thomas Carlson, Dowagiac, a $100 contribution.

• From Van Johnson, Dowagiac, a $100 contribution.

• From Mr. and Mrs. Norman Clark, Greenville, Tenn., a donation of a 1998 Toyota Sienna.

 

About Southwestern Michigan College

Southwestern Michigan College is a public, residential and commuter, community college, founded in 1964. The college averages in the top 10 percent nationally for student academic success based upon the National Community College Benchmark Project. Southwestern Michigan College strives to be the college of first choice, to provide the programs and services to meet the needs of students, and to serve our community. The college is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges.

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