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Four Students at Northwest Louisiana Technical Community College Sported A ‘Coke and A Smile’ Each Celebrating A $1,500 Scholarship, Courtesy of Minden Coca-Cola
On behalf of Minden Coca-Cola, Steven Lingenfelter presented the scholarships, along with a case of Coca-Cola for each student. The NLTCC student recipients of the $1500 scholarships were: Bilonda Badibanga, Sonya Walton, Kendrea’ Jones, and Josh Ogletree.
Mr. Lingenfelter explained, “The scholarships are an important way in which Minden Coca-Cola Company partners with NLTCC to help build community leaders and a skilled workforce, which is vital to community growth and prosperity.”
NLTCC Chancellor Earl Meador thanked Minden Coca-Cola for the generous scholarships and noted “Minden Coca-Cola, in addition to these generous scholarships, also provides employment opportunities for our students. We thank Minden Coca-Cola for their investment in our students and the future of our community.”
Attached is a picture from the check presentation. Pictured left to right – Dr. Earl Meador, NLTCC Chancellor, Bilonda Badibanga, Sonya Walton, Kendrea’ Jones, Josh Ogletree, and Steven Lingenfelter, Minden Coca-Cola President.