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Five Montgomery College Students to be Awarded Scholarships at The GGCC Gala
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Five Montgomery College Students to be Awarded Scholarships at The GGCC Gala

 

The following information was sent to us by Laura Rowles:

 

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber (GGCC) is proud to announce that this year they will award five Montgomery College students a one-year full scholarship. Three engineering students, one business student, and one pharmacy student will receive the scholarships.

The GGCC believes that an educated workforce helps everyone’s bottom line; and the donations from Chamber businesses and partners will help students at Montgomery College explore their “endless possibilities”.

Jim Muir, Assistant Vice President, Hughes Network Systems, has been diligent in securing donations to meet the Chamber’s goal of $25,000.

The response has been outstanding. We are pleased to have the following companies support the foundation:

· Deerfield Construction

· DeLeon & Stang, CPAs & Advisors

· Gaithersburg Germantown Chamber

· The Gazette

· Genesis Security Systems, LLC

· Hughes Network Systems, Inc.

· MAR, Inc.

· Mid-Atlantic Federal Credit Union

· McShea & Company

 

Past Presidents of the Chamber & individual contributors have also supported the cause, they include:

· Mary Ann Britton

· Steve Blomberg

· John Compton

· Allen DeLeon

· David Denton

· David Edgerley

· Jerry Gimmel

· Jim Hyatt

· Senator Nancy King– District 39

· Jim Muir

· Hercules Pinkney

· Bill Schlossenberg

· Randy Scritchfield

· Michael Sullivan

· Chad Tyler

 

Each student will be awarded a scholarship check at our annual Celebration Dinner on Thursday, December 8. All five students have been invited to dine with and are invited to attend a small reception prior to the Chamber Celebration Dinner.

The GGCC is active in providing business-to-business networking opportunities throughout the year: a collective voice in local, regional, and state legislative affairs, professional development opportunities, and other services that enhance the business environment.

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce is located at 4 Professional Drive, Suite 132, Gaithersburg, MD. To see photos from the event or to learn more about Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber visit them on the web at www.ggchamber.org

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