CNCC Foundation Dinner raises more than $39,000

The “Special Recognition Award” was presented to CNCC Foundation President Peggy Rector by George.
The “Special Recognition Award” was presented to CNCC Foundation President Peggy Rector by George.

Roughly 170 persons attended the annual Colorado Northwestern Community College Foundation fundraising dinner Saturday at the Weiss Activities Center on campus. The amount of money raised at the event, which included dinner, a no-host bar and an auction, was $39,646, which goes to the foundation. Several awards were presented and gifts given by CNCC President Russell George, who emceed the event.

George presented CNCC maintenance official John Bottelberghe with the “Unsung Hero Award” on behalf of the maintenance and facilities staff.
George presented CNCC maintenance official John Bottelberghe with the “Unsung Hero Award” on behalf of the maintenance and facilities staff.
Those in attendance had a good time, enjoying a buffet dinner as well as a fundraising auction.
Those in attendance had a good time, enjoying a buffet dinner as well as a fundraising auction.
George presented, from left, Cori Elam, Ryan Elam and Bryce Ducey, members of the Ducey family from Ducey’s Electric in Rangely and Meeker, with the “Donor Business of the Year Award” for the many ways the company has assisted the college.
George presented, from left, Cori Elam, Ryan Elam and Bryce Ducey, members of the Ducey family from Ducey’s Electric in Rangely and Meeker, with the “Donor Business of the Year Award” for the many ways the company has assisted the college.