Community Trust Bank Donates $2,500 to Lindsey Wilson Fund
Posted on Monday, June 15, 2009 [12:03 PM]
|LWC President William T. Luckey Jr.
(center) receives a $2,500 gift for the Lindsey Wilson Fund from
Community Trust Columbia Bank Branch Manager Lee Ann Collins. At
left is Community Trust South Central Kentucky Region President
Ricky D. Sparkman.
The donation will be used to support the Lindsey Wilson Fund,
according to Lindsey Wilson President William T. Luckey Jr.
The Lindsey Wilson Fund is used to offset the difference between
the college's tuition and the cost of educating students at the
Community Trust officials said they made the gift to Lindsey
Wilson "because of what this college means to our region."
"Community Trust Bank appreciates Lindsey Wilson College and
what it does for Adair County and our region," said Community Trust
South Central Kentucky Region President Ricky D. Sparkman. "Higher
education is a good investment in our region's future."
Presenting the gift to Luckey on Monday morning were Sparkman
and Lee Ann Collins, who is manager of the Community Trust Columbia
A native of Adair County, Collins knows firsthand the value of
Lindsey Wilson -- she grew up on Young Street next to the college's
A.P. White Campus, and also attended the college's former training
school before graduating from Adair County High School in 1982.
Collins is the daughter of Sue Sandusky and the late Sammy
"It's been incredible to watch this college grow over the
years," Collins said.
And Luckey said Lindsey Wilson appreciates Community Trust's
"Lindsey Wilson is extremely fortunate to enjoy such strong
relations with the region's business community," Luckey said. "One
reason for Lindsey Wilson's phenomenal growth over the last 25
years is because we enjoy a strong partnership with area
Learn more about how to make a gift to Lindsey Wilson.