The late David Lewis gifted $1
million for student scholarships through his will. The scholarships through the
OTC Foundation are designed to assist students from Lewis' home communities of
Lewis is originally from
Lewis wanted to make sure his legacy could help others.
"This gift is going to make a difference after every one of us in this room is gone," says Dr. Hal Higdon, chancellor of the College. "I think that's important to think about because that legacy is there. The Lewis legacy will live on in all the students who receive scholarships it will also live on in this building."
At the time it was received, Mr.
Lewis' gift was the largest in
Foundation, now in its 17th year of operation, works to meet the
ever-increasing needs of