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SSC Foundation Receives Donation Valued at Over One Million Dollars

SSC Foundation Receives Donation Valued at Over One Million Dollars

SSC Foundation Receives Donation Valued at Over One Million Dollars The Seminole State College Educational Foundation received a donation at the end of 2017 valued at over one million dollars – one of the largest gifts in the organization’s history. This large real estate donation was given by the family of Roger and Pam Parks of Parks Manufacturing, founders of Blue Wave Boats, currently located in Seminole, Okla. The real estate graciously donated to the SSC Foundation is located in…

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Supporting the ‘Field of Dreams’

Supporting the ‘Field of Dreams’

The Seminole Tourism Council has committed $100,000 over a two-year period for the construction and promotion of a new Baseball complex being planned at Seminole State College.  Funding for the project is being conducted through the SSC Educational Foundation.  The Tourism Council oversees funds collected from city lodging taxes to be used for encouraging and promoting visitor and tourism events, conventions, conferences and other attractions in Seminole.   Pictured (left to right) are SSC Rural Business and Resources Director Larry Smith,…

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SSC Receives $500 Thousand Donation from Brian Crawford Memorial

SSC Receives $500 Thousand Donation from Brian Crawford Memorial

The Seminole State College Educational Foundation recently received a $500,000 donation from the Brian Crawford Memorial Foundation – a gift that will launch fundraising efforts for a new College baseball stadium and honor the memory of a local student-athlete. In 2005, Prague High School senior Brian Crawford passed away after losing control of his vehicle during his morning drive to class. He was ejected from his vehicle after swerving to avoid a collision with the car in front of him,…

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