TNCC Hosts 4th Annual Car Show September 15

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Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) will hold its 4th Annual Car Show Saturday, September 15 on the Hampton campus. The event is open to the public with registration from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m. Sponsored by TNCC’s Educational Foundation in conjunction with Dominion Virginia Power , Old Point Bank and Suntrust Bank, among others, the car show is a fundraiser to benefit TNCC’s Automotive Technology Training Program.

The event will showcase 40 classes of cars and motorcycles, including Chevrolet, Chrysler and Ford classic and antique cars and trucks, tuners and late model muscle cars. An awards ceremony takes place at 1 p.m. with first- and second-place trophies presented in each class as well as a President’s Award, Sponsor trophies, Club Participation trophy and TNCC Alumni trophy.

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Benefit Concert for the TNCC Performing Arts Program

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Thomas Nelson Community College hosts a benefit concert, wine and dessert event on Saturday, Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. in the Dr. Mary T. Christian Auditorium in Templin Hall on the Hampton Campus. Featuring The Windsor Trio, the event will benefit TNCC’s Performing Arts Program. Broadcast journalist Don Roberts of WAVY TV 10 is the master of ceremonies.

During the occasion, TNCC will officially dedicate its new Steinway grand piano, a contribution from the Sloane Family Foundation and the Hampton Roads Community Foundation.

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TNCC to Host its 2nd Annual Car Show to Benefit the College’s Automotive Technology Training Program

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Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) will hold its 2nd Annual Car Show on Saturday, July 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Hampton campus. Open to the public, this fund-raising event is sponsored by TNCC’s Educational Foundation,  SunTrust Bank,  Old Point National Bank, Dominion,  The Original California Car Duster,  Express Car Wash,  Meguiar’s, Summit Racing,  Envision the Moment and Martin Screen Prints & Embroidery. Proceeds will benefit TNCC’s Automotive Technology Training Program.

The event will showcase 30 classes of cars and motorcycles, including Chevrolet, Chrysler and Ford classic and antique cars and trucks, tuners and late model muscle cars. First- and second-place trophies will be awarded in each class. Attendees viewing the motor vehicle array can also enjoy food, soft drinks and music on site. Plus, vendors with various goods will be on hand.

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TNCC Hosts Benefit Scholarship Gala Honoring William and Janice Grace

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Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) and its Educational Foundation will host a benefit gala on Friday, April 23 honoring Mr. and Mrs. William M. Grace for their outstanding record of public service. A fund raising and dinner event set for 6:30 p.m. at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, the gala will support the establishment of an endowed scholarship for TNCC students enrolled in courses related to the arts and/or business. The scholarship will be named for Mr. and Mrs. Grace.

“Thomas Nelson Community College is privileged and honored to recognize two pillars of our community whose civic engagement and personal generosity continue to uplift countless citizens. Bill and Janice Grace model exemplary leadership in their public and private spheres and for their good deeds, we are grateful,” said TNCC President Alvin J. Schexnider.

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TNCC holds 1st Annual Car Show Fundraiser

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The College’s 1st Annual Show held Saturday, July 18 on the Hampton campus featured approximately 160 vehicles. Sponsored jointly by the TNCC Educational Foundation, Old Point National Bank, SunTrust, TowneBank, BB&T and Langley Federal Credit Union, among others, the event showcased over 30 classes of cars and motorcycles including Chevrolet, Chrysler and Ford classic. Antique cars and trucks, tuners and late model muscle cars were also be among vehicles featured.

All proceeds from the event will benefit TNCC’s Automotive Technology Program.

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