Ivy Tech’s Logansport campus preparing for 2019 scholarship fundraiser

SOURCE: News release from Ivy Tech Community College

LOGANSPORT, Ind. — Ivy Tech Community College’s Logansport campus will host its 2019 scholarship fundraiser, For the Love of Education: Growing Our Future, June 21.

The event will feature music by Mike Almon, live and silent auctions, dinner, and a cash bar. New this year will be a dessert auction featuring pies and cakes made by local bakers. Casual attire is welcome for the event, which will begin at 6 p.m. at the campus, 1 Ivy Tech Way, and will be outside if weather permits.

Money raised from the event goes toward scholarships for students who live in Cass, Fulton and Pulaski counties. Nearly $35,000 in scholarship funds was raised at the campus’ last event in 2017. Every dollar raised from the event goes toward student scholarships – and supporting Ivy Tech’s mission of changing the lives of local students.

Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased online at https://connect.ivytech.edu/Logansport or by calling 765-252-5500. Reservations should be made by June 14.

Organizers are continuing to accept donations for the event’s live and silent auctions.  Contact Suzanne Dillman, associate vice chancellor for Student Affairs, at 574-398-6090, for more information.