OFTC Receives $8,000 Donation from Jefferson EMC

Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) was recently awarded $8,000 from the Jefferson Energy Cooperative Outreach for Education, an Electric Membership Corporation (EMC), for use at the College’s Jefferson County Center in Louisville.  

This is the third year in a row OFTC’s been a recipient of these funds.  

“OFTC does so much for the community,” penned Jefferson EMC President and CEO, Chris Dillard, in an award letter given to the College[OFTC] provides careers so people can support their families, provides education so our children can succeed in life, and the list goes on and on.  

One goal of Jefferson Energy Cooperative is to make life better for the people in the communities we serve,” Dillard added. “We are pleased to be able to partner with you in this small way to work toward achieving that goal.”  

OFTC was able to purchase the following items with the donated funds: welding table and curtains, manikins for CPR, and two printers.  

For more info about OFTC and the Jefferson County Center, visit the College’s website, OFTC.edu. 

OFTC's Jefferson County Center Director, Matt Hodges (L), receives the donation from Jefferson EMC Vice President, William Irwin.

OFTC’s Jefferson County Center Director, Matt Hodges (L), receives the donation from Jefferson EMC Vice President, William Irwin (R).

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ABOUT OFTC  

The mission of Oconee Fall Line Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, is to contribute to the economic and workforce development of east central Georgia through quality technical and continuing education, adult education, and business and industry services. The College offers associate degrees, diplomas, technical certificates of credit, and non-credit certificates in a student-centered learning environment through traditional and distance education modes of delivery.