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In Their Own Words:Scholarship Recipient and Donor Stories

Gifts to the NTC foundation extend far beyond the monetary impact of the donation. Through their own words, our donors and scholarship recipients demonstrate the full impact of the NTC Foundation.

Scholarship Recipient Stories

Carrie Kelley

Langlade County Short-Term Program Fund

Residents and employers in Langlade County, one of the poorest counties in Wisconsin, face some tough hurdles. Many residents cannot afford the secondary education needed to qualify them for better-paying jobs, and the lack of well-trained employees is leaving local companies without the workforce they need to grow and prosper.

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Donor Stories

Mark & Laurie Matthiae Scholarship

Mark & Laurie Matthiae

Mark and Laurie Matthiae co-founded Crystal Finishing Systems, Inc., of Weston in 1993. An aluminum extrusion and fabrications manufacturer and finisher, it has grown from a small shop with five full-time employees in 1994 to one of the nation’s 5,000 fastest-growing privately-owned manufacturing companies, now employing more than 430.

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