Blue Ridge Recognizes Longstanding Support of Connestee Falls Student Scholarship Program


BRCC News | Published May 14, 2019

At a presentation at the Board of Trustees meeting on Monday, Blue Ridge Community College recognized the Connestee Falls Student Scholarship Program for its outstanding commitment to Blue Ridge Community College students.

Because of the residents of Connestee Falls, the future is bright for our students. There are countless stories of struggles and false starts followed by perseverance and dreams come true made possible by financial assistance through their long-standing Scholarship Program.

On behalf of the Board of Trustees, faculty, staff, and students of Blue Ridge Community College, THANK YOU for your scholarship contributions of more than $285,500 to Blue Ridge and many years of tireless work for Transylvania County and its students.


Pictured left to right from the Connestee Falls Scholarship Program are Gay Coffin, Jim Whitmore, Bill Medl, Nona Walker, and Will Toscani.