Wesleyan Receives Gift from FirstEnergy Foundation

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Greg Hefner MBA ’92, External Affairs Manager at FirstEnergy Foundation, presents a $2,500 check to West Virginia Wesleyan College President Pamela Balch ’71 (left) and Vice President for Advancement Bob Skinner ’75 (right) in support of the College’s Media Studies program.  The gift will help fund new equipment to be used to develop programming for the College’s local access television station.  The Media Studies program is one of several programs of study in Wesleyan’s School of Social and Behavioral Science. The FirstEnergy Foundation supports priorities to help improve the vitality of the community, promote local and regional economic development, advance an educated workforce by supporting STEM initiatives, and support FirstEnergy employees’ community leadership and volunteer interests.