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Left to Right: KOCT Board member Alex Karvounis and MiraCosta College Chancellor Sunita Cooke presented a $500 donation from the MiraCosta College Foundation to KOCT’s Executive Director Tom Reeser(photo courtesy: KOCT)

KOCT Gala Raises Nearly $10,000

Oceanside CA— KOCT supporters gathered at the local community station’s studios on Thursday, September 14th for its annual fundraiser. KOCT-Past, Present & Future was the theme for this year’s gala.

The event catered hor d’oeuvres, beer, wine and soft drinks, as well as featured silent auction items, a raffle, guest speakers, and chances for contributors to star in their own promotional video.

Guest speakers included: previous KOCT intern, and current business owner, Carly Starr Brullo-Niles, KOCT board members Kent Davy, Debra Allen, Executive Director Tom Reeser, and President of the Oceanside School Board Robert Gleisberg.

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The event was successful in raising nearly $10,000, with large donations by: Pacific Marine Credit Union(PMCU), Assemblyman and Former KOCT board member Rocky Chavez, Transformational Consulting, Empire Associates Trust, The MiraCosta Foundation, and many other individual donors.

KOCT thanks all who attended and/or donated and hopes to have an even larger attendance next year.

Viewers in Oceanside can watch KOCT via Cox Cable on KOCT Channels 18 & 19, as well as, county-wide on AT&T’s U-Verse service (Channel 99). Visit KOCT.org to stream us LIVE and stay in tune with your community by watching KOCT.

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