SHAWNEE, Okla. – Gordon Cooper Technology Center students collected 4,306 canned or packaged food items during the campus-wide canned food drive.
Applied Welding was the program to collect the most items at 888. The Professional Diesel Technician program came in second with 744, the Aviation Maintenance programs collected 640 and the Pre-engineering Academy brought in 492.
All items will be divided up and donated to the Salvation Army and the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma.
Gordon Cooper Technology Center is an accredited institution and is one of 29 Career and Technical education options within Oklahoma's globally recognized Career Tech System. GCTC serves an area in East-Central Oklahoma covering approximately three counties. To learn more about Gordon Cooper Technology Center, click here.