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Staff Contact:

Andrea J. Burney, APR

Director of  Public Relations

COMMUNITY COLLEGES RAISE FUNDS FOR HAITI RELIEF

 

Danville Community College and Southside Virginia Community College students and staff at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center, recently held a Wii Bowling Tournament and sold refreshments to raise money for the American Red Cross Haiti Relief Fund. They raised $300.00 during the four-day event. In the photo, Barbara Perkins (Community Colleges Counselor) presents Ginger Weaver (Executive Director of the Halifax-Charlotte County Chapter of the Red Cross) with the donation. Also pictured are community college students Wesbert Andre and Erika Perkins. Andre lives in South Boston, but has extended family in Haiti who are still coping with the effects of January’s devastating earthquake.

 

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