LFCC to Host Asian Dinner and Silent Auction Fund-raising Event

For Immediate Release:
April 5, 2007

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
svoth@lfcc.edu
Phone: 540-868-7134

WARRENTON, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College’s (LFCC) Alpha Psi Iota Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international honor society of two-year colleges, is hosting an all-you-can-eat Asian dinner and silent auction on Friday, April 27, 2007, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Fauquier Campus, located at 6480 College Street in Warrenton.

All proceeds will benefit LFCC’s Alpha Psi Iota Chapter and Fauquier Habitat for Humanity. The dinner will feature Burmese, Chinese, Indian, Malaysian, Pakistani, Persian, Thai and Vietnamese cuisine. Tickets cost $10 in advance or $12 at the door for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Tickets may be purchased at LFCC’s Fauquier Campus and The Paint Bucket, located at 402 North Main Street in Culpeper.

For more information about the event, individuals may call (540) 351-1505 or e-mail spowles7384@email.vccs.edu.

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Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.

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