Twiddy & Company Realtors contributed $2,000 to the Outer Banks Community Foundation’s Milton A. Jewell Trade and Technical Scholarship Fund with the express purpose of providing scholarships to Dare County students who are taking classes in the College of The Albemarle’ s (COA) Hospitality and Tourism Certification program.
Available at the Roanoke Island Campus of COA in Manteo, this program offers three certifications for the hospitality and tourism industry: Reservations, Housekeeping, and Maintenance. Core classes might include Data Entry, Keyboarding, Communication Skills, Problem Solving, Teamwork, Getting to Know the Outer Banks, Understanding the Tourism Industry, Safety in the Field, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Safety, and Safety and Health Hazards in the Workplace. Scholarship recipients can use the funds to pay for class tuition, fees, supplies and equipment.
To learn more about COA’s Hospitality and Tourism program and this opportunity, please contact Sherri May, College of The Albemarle, at 252-473-2264 ext. 7511.
Twiddy & Company Realtors is a family-owned and operated company specializing in Outer Banks rentals on the coast of North Carolina for nearly 40 years. (www.twiddy.com)