Special Events

Pomp & Circumstance: A Casino Night Fundraiser

Casino Night LogoThe Central Georgia Technical College Foundation will host the 4th annual Pomp and Circumstance: A Casino Night Fundraiser on Friday, January 19, 2018 at the Emerson Ballroom in Downtown Macon. Guests will go “all in” to support this event, which will feature Blackjack, Texas Hold’em, Roulette, and Craps. Tickets are $50 each or $85 per couple and can be purchased by calling 478-757-3503 or by mailing in the ticket request form.*

Interested in sponsoring Casino Night? Please review our Sponsor Levels and fill out a Sponsor Form.

Proceeds from Casino Night will benefit the CGTC Foundation for projects including student scholarship and textbook assistance programs.

*A 3% surcharge will be added to online transactions to offset required processing fees incurred by the CGTC Foundation.  


Royal Flush Sponsor

Parrish Construction Group Logo


Jackpot Sponsors


Community Foundation of Central Georgia, Inc. logo


Graphic Packaging International Logo
Sheridan Construction Company
State Bank & Trust Company logo


Elite Table Sponsors

Dunwody/Beeland, Architects
M.S. Harris & Associates
Navicent Health
SunTrust Bank


Table Sponsors

Omega Psi Phi – Mabda Phi Chapter
State Farm – Andy Thomas, Agent



2017 Race for Education 5K and Obstacle Run


Race for Education 5k + Obstacle Run

The Foundation hosted the 8th annual Race for Education 5K and Fun Run on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at CGTC’s Warner Robins campus. Finish line management and results were be provided by Milestone Race Authority. The Race for Education is held annually in September in celebration of National Literacy Month. The event raises funds and awareness for adult education in middle Georgia.

Results are posted to It’s Your Race.


Severe Weather Policy
Weather forecasts are tracked before the race for heavy rain, thunder and lightning, high winds, etc. If there is a possibility of threatening weather, information will be posted on the CGTC website and social media pages to alert participants of possible delays. On race day, if the weather is severe or forecasted to become severe during the duration of the event, the race start time can change, the race can be postponed or the event can be cancelled.
As we are a non-profit organization raising funds for educational initiatives for citizens in our adult education program, no refunds will be given if the race is cancelled due to severe weather.



Event Sponsor



Platinum Sponsors

B95.1 All The Hits!     GEICO
Kumho Tire  Robins Financial Credit Union


Silver Sponsors

  • Mr. Daron Lee
  • Flint Energies
  • Georgia Power
  • Geotechnical & Environmental Consultants
  • State Farm – Agent Andy Thomas


Bronze Sponsors

  • Adams, Jordan, & Herrington, P.C.
  • Dooly County H.O.P.E. CLCP
  • Freedom Church
  • Gateway Healthcare Agency
  • L.E.A.P., Inc.
  • The Mandarin
  • Scott’s Healthmart Pharmacy
  • State Farm – Kevin Barry, agent
  • SWL Corporation Family Supermarket
  • Total Beauty Supply


12th Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser

The Foundation held its twelfth annual golf tournament fundraiser on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at the beautiful Houston Lake Country Club in Perry. This event raised almost $49,000 to benefit student scholarships at Central Georgia Technical College.

The tournament would not have been possible without the tireless efforts of our golf tournament committee: Shaw Blackmon (co-chair); Brad Collins (co-chair); Justin Brown; Mark Byrd; G.L. Dawson; Jimmy Faircloth; Denise Fortenberry; Stan Gann, Jr.; Mike Long; Diana McClarnon; Jim McClarnon; Jim Newton; Marisa Parrish; and Priscilla Raffield. Thank you for your hard work and dedication!

The 13th Annual Golf Tournament will be held on April 17, 2018 at Houston Lake Country Club.

We would especially like to thank all of our tournament sponsors for their generosity and support of our students and the communities that we serve:


Corporate Sponsors

Houston Healthcare logo Jeff Smith Automotive logo


Hole-In-One Sponsor

  • Premier Staffing Unlimited

Hole Sponsors

  • AgGeorgia Farm Credit
  • Azar + Walsh Architects
  • BB&T
  • CB&T/Macon Occupational Medicine
  • Commercial Furnishings
  • ComSouth
  • Custom Homes by Jeff, LLC
  • Dunwoody/Beeland, Architects, Inc.
  • Flint Energies/M.S. Harris & Associates, Inc.
  • GDP Technologies
  • Geotechnical & Environmental Consultants, Inc.
  • Guardian Centers
  • Houston Lake Country Club
  • Ibalz Marketing
  • JMA Architecture, Inc.
  • MidSouth Community Federal Credit Union
  • Morris Bank
  • National Bank Products
  • Ocmulgee, Inc.
  • OdoBan
  • The Painted Door Art Gallery/Women’s Health Care of GA
  • Parrish Construction Group
  • State Bank & Trust Company
  • SunMark Bank

Friends of the Tournament

  • Bug House Pest Control
  • Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP
  • Cox Communications
  • Kuhmo Tire
  • McNair, McLemore, Middlebrooks & Co, LLC
  • Senator Larry Walker, III