The Lake Land College Foundation recognized 2 area individuals and entities Tuesday night during their annual meeting, for their contributions in helping the college raise money for scholarships.
Former president of First National Bank of Pana, and a former member of the Lake Land College Foundation board, John Livesay, was honored with the Foundation's Outstanding Fund Raising Volunteer Award. Livesay told Regional Radio News about the donation he was instrumental in obtaining for the college.
Livesay said the Borgic family donated farmland to the Lake Land College Foundation.
Farm Credit Illinois C-E-O Tom Tracy was also honored for their support to the Lake Land College agriculture program. Tracy told Regional Radio News that F-C-I management talks to their members every summer, and have told them supporting ag education is a priority.
Tracy added Lake Land College is an important part of F-C-I's success.
Find out more on the Lake Land College Foundation by clicking the "Foundation" tab at lakelandcollege-dot-edu.