Doña Ana Community College to receive $100,000

September 20, 2013

Doña Ana County, NM (KDBC) — The Hunt Family Foundation, founded by Woody and Gayle Hunt from El Paso has awarded a grant for $100,000 for the Doña Ana Community College Scholarship Program.

The scholarship program is administered by the NMSU Foundation.

The $100,000 will be matched with earnings from the John Wynne scholarship endowment at the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico.

“We believe at the Hunt Family Foundation that it is extremely important to partner and support our New Mexico neighbors,” Josh Hunt from the Hunt Family Foundation said.

This scholarship is to benefit the students from Doña Ana County, in particular high school graduates from the Gadsden Independent School District, with a declared major in Business, Information Systems, Health and Public Services, or Technical Studies.

A check presentation and reception will take place on Monday, September 23 at 10:15am at Doña Ana Community College – Gadsden Center (Commons Area), 1700 East O’Hara Road.

For more information please contact Kristi Martin, Development Officer, Doña Ana Community College (575) 528-7059