Education Celebration 2016

Presented by Pardee Hospital UNC HealthCare

Featuring the 14th Annual Education Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

2016 Hall of Fame Online Reservation

The Henderson County Education Foundation, Inc. (HCEF) is pleased to announce that Education Celebration 2016, presented by Pardee Hospital UNC Health Care, will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at Blue Ridge Community College.  Education Celebration 2016 will feature the 14th Annual Education Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.  During the past thirteen years, over one-hundred individuals who have had a substantial impact on education in Henderson County have been honored with induction into the Hall of Fame.  Additional recognitions at the event will include the Henderson County Public School’s Principal of the Year and the Teacher of the Year honorees from the County’s twenty-three schools.

Nominations of prospective Hall of Fame members for enshrinement in 2016 are now being received.  The deadline for submission of nominations and all supporting materials is December 31, 2015.  Complete Guidelines for the Hall of Fame selections and Nomination forms can be found on the HCEF website at:

This year’s event will again feature a reunion of members from past Hall of Fame classes.

2016 Hall of Fame Online Reservation

For more information about Education Celebration 2016, the Education Hall of Fame, or HCEF and its programs, please contact the Foundation at 828-697-5551, by email at or visit