LFCC to Host International Dinner and Silent Auction Fundraising Event

For Immediate Release:
April 9, 2008

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 international dinner and silent auction in April. Detailed information about the event follows:

What: The all-you-can-eat international dinner will feature Burmese, Chinese, Greek, Indian, Italian, Persian, Spanish, Thai and Vietnamese cuisine. In addition, a silent auction and raffle will be held. Tickets cost $10 in advance or $12 at the door for adults and $5 for children 8 and under. All proceeds will benefit LFCC’s Alpha Psi Iota Chapter and Fauquier Habitat for Humanity. Tickets may be purchased at LFCC’s Fauquier Campus or by e-mailing Nicole Martin at nmartin@lfcc.edu.

When: Friday, April 25, 2008, at 5:30 p.m.

Where: The Rose Loeb Student Center, Fauquier Campus, located at 6480 College St. in Warrenton

For more information about the dinner and silent auction, interested individuals may contact Nicole Martin at nmartin@lfcc.edu.

For more information, media professionals may contact Kalie Kelch at 540-303-7599 or kkelch@lfcc.edu or Shari Laraway at 540-868-4080 or slaraway@lfcc.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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