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EPME students donate to local Red Cross

McGHEE TYSON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Tenn. - NCO Academy student, Tech. Sgt. Shane A. Merillat, left, a paralegal at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, presents a check for $1,588.35 to Chris Davis, executive director for the American Red Cross, Blount County Chapter, during the combined graduation ceremony of NCO Academy Class 10-7 and Airman Leadership School Class 10-5 on the campus of The I.G. Brown Air National Guard Training and Education Center here, Aug. 12, 2010. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Kurt Skoglund/Released)

McGHEE TYSON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Tenn. - NCO Academy student, Tech. Sgt. Shane A. Merillat, left, a paralegal at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, presents a check for $1,588.35 to Chris Davis, executive director for the American Red Cross, Blount County Chapter, during the combined graduation ceremony of NCO Academy Class 10-7 and Airman Leadership School Class 10-5 on the campus of The I.G. Brown Air National Guard Training and Education Center here, Aug. 12, 2010. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Kurt Skoglund/Released)

McGHEE TYSON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Tenn. -- Service members attending enlisted professional military education courses at The I.G. Brown Air National Guard Training and Education Center here presented a check for $1,588.35 to the American Red Cross, Blount County Chapter, during their graduation ceremony, Aug. 12.

The students of Noncommissioned Officer Academy Class 10-7 and Airman Leadership School Class 10-5 contributed to the donation as a community service initiative.