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An Evening of Inspiration with OAKS (Overcoming Adversity, Keeping Strong) Recognition 2021

Rochester Community and Technical College Foundation is pleased to announce the 21st Annual OAKS Scholarship Celebration scheduled for March 18, 2021. This virtual event highlights the inspiring achievements of four extraordinary students who have overcome adversity in their lives by dealing successfully with significant obstacles and persevering to stay on a path to personal and academic achievement. Representing Rochester and the surrounding communities, one local high school senior; Brynn Fritsche and three first-year Rochester Community and Technical College students; Nicole Beyer, Bryan Chase and Kamron Harris will each receive a $2,500 scholarship to either begin or continue their education at RCTC. ABC 6 News, Mayo Clinic, Reagan Outdoors, and RCTC, this year’s platinum sponsors, will be also be joined by businesses and leaders from our community for this event which benefits the Rochester Community and Technical College Foundation in its mission to administer scholarships and provide program support.
About the RCTC Foundation…..
Established in 1961, the Rochester Community and Technical College Foundation celebrates a legacy of higher education and training for learners of all ages. Through scholarships and program support, the RCTC Foundation helps sustain a dynamic and progressive presence in the lives of all who come to RCTC. As a 501(c)3 corporation, the RCTC Foundation can obtain and accept donations on behalf of the College and all gifts are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. For more information, visit the RCTC Foundation website at or contact us at (507) 281-7771.

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