Foundation Events

The Gogebic Community College Foundation will host the 23rd annual “Celebration of Achievements” Banquet on Thursday, October 18, 2018 in the David G. Lindquist Student and Conference Center.


Each year, the GCC Foundation Board of Directors chooses several individuals to honor who have exemplified their commitment to the College.  This year’s honorees include:


Distinguished Alum – Honorable Judge Joel Massie Class of ’74

Distinguished Alum - Dr. Robbie Pairolero Class of ‘97  

Outstanding Staff Member – Don Pelkola, retiring October 2018


A reception will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the student lounge of the Lindquist Center with a catered dinner to be served at 6:30 p.m.  The awards program will follow.  The public is invited to attend!


Tickets for the Banquet can be purchased from any Foundation Board member or by calling the GCC Foundation Office at (906) 307-1201 or (906) 307-1202.  Tickets are $30.00 each.