Bay College receives Cretens funds

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Vicky Giguere, vice chair of the Community Foundation For Delta County, presents Bay College President Dr. Laura Coleman a check for $66,364.74 from the Dr. Mary L. Cretens fund in the Community Foundation For Delta County. “Bay College is pleased the Dr. Cretens has been such a strong financial supporter of the college and her gift will allow a number of our students to receive a scholarship in her name,” said Coleman. “We thank the Community Foundation For Delta County for their efforts in investing and then honoring Dr. Cretens wishes in her philanthropy.” “Dr. Mary L. Cretens was a member and officer of the Community Foundation prior to her death. She trusted her charitable giving to the Community Foundation because she knew her wishes, in her giving, would be honored. Dr. Cretens grew up in Gladstone and loved her home community and the people of Delta County. Our Board of Trustees feel fortunate to have known and worked with Dr. Cretens and are grateful for the trust she placed in us,” Giguere said.