CLEVELAND, Wis. – The Lakeshore Technical College Foundation on Friday announced a $1 million donation for the development of a new Center of Excellence in healthcare.
The donation is the largest in the foundation’s 46-year history and is part of a $5 million fundraising campaign for the new center, which is expected to open in 2023.
The center will be a 16,000 square foot addition and renovation to the existing Cleveland campus, benefiting the 1,500 students and health care and emergency service professionals who will train there each year.
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According to a press release, the center will meet growing demand for graduates of nursing, emergency medical technician (EMT), radiology, medical assistant, paramedic, firefighter and other programs. Lakeshore health care and public safety programs.
Seventy-nine percent of the $5 million campaign goal was met. Private fundraising will include $3 million, of which $2.38 million has been raised. Lakeshore Technical College will contribute $2 million.
$1 million donation to the Lakeshore Technical College Center for Health Care Excellence (Courtesy of LTC)
The $1 million donation comes from Froedtert Health Network & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Holy Family Memorial Hospital and the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity.
There remain naming opportunities for bay and emergency entrance, teaching labs, simulation rooms, and classrooms. Additional information on the fundraising campaign is available at on the foundation’s website.
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