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Colony Brands donates to BTC
Foundation gives $40K to ag fund
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John Baumann (Colony Brands Foundation President) presented Blackhawk Technical College with a donation check for $40,000 for the Fund for the Future of Agriculture program. From left, Dr. Tracy Pierner, (BTC President), Dustin Williams (BTC Agriculture Instructor), Baumann, and Lisa Hurda (BTC Foundation Director) in the BTC Ag Lab on the BTC Monroe Campus.
MONROE — Colony Brands Foundation of Monroe presented Blackhawk Technical College officials with a $40,000 donation to the Fund for the Future of Agriculture. The fund created by Jim and Therese Gratz and Fran and Sandy Donny aims to provide scholarship and program funding for BTC agriculture programs. The goal of the initiative is to attract and retain young people to agricultural professions.