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Georgia Power donates to Wiregrass’ Last Mile Fund

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Photo: Making a difference in the lives of Wiregrass Senior students is Georgia Power Region Director Joe Brownlee presenting Wiregrass President Dr. Tina K. Anderson with a $2,000 check for the Last Mile Fund.

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Valdosta, GA – Georgia Power has donated $2,000 to Wiregrass Georgia Technical College to support the College’s Foundation Last Mile Fund.  Wiregrass Foundation North and South both assist students with scholarships and textbook fees in addition to the Last Mile Fund.  This is a special fund that helps students in their last semester complete their education and begin their careers.  “The Foundation seeks opportunities to eliminate any barriers for students to complete their education and get out into the workforce in our communities,” shared Crissy Staley, Wiregrass Executive Director of Fundraising, “We appreciate Georgia Power’s donation and how it will make an impact in our students’ lives.” 

The college is currently accepting new students for Spring Express term, classes begin February 18.  To learn more about Wiregrass’ Foundation or to donate, please contact Crissy Staley, Wiregrass Executive Director of Fundraising, at 229-333-2124, or by email at Crissy.staley@wiregrass.edu