Funding

Funding roundup

North Carolina recently distributed more than $1.8 million in Finish Line Grants to more than 30 community colleges across the state. Finish Line Grants are aimed at helping community college students who face unforeseen financial…


Cultivating a large donation

Editor’s note: This article is part of a bimonthly series provided by the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations, an affiliated council of the American Association of Community Colleges.​ Listening, teamwork, building a relationship and…


Funding roundup

San Diego Community College District (SDCCD) can better support foster youth attending San Diego City, Mesa and Miramar Colleges thanks to a $1.6 million grant from the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office.  The colleges will…



Funding roundup

Calhoun Community College (CCC) and its foundation have received a $30,000 gift from the National Space Club in Huntsville, Alabama (NSC-HSV). The funds will go toward an endowed scholarship by the organization to support students…


Funding roundup

Holyoke Community College (HCC) in Massachusetts will use a $50,000 donation from the Chicopee Savings Bank Charitable Foundation to help students at the HCC MGM Culinary Arts Institute. The donation will go toward programs, equipment,…




Funding roundup

In New York, Monroe Community College (MCC) alumni Robin and Timothy Wentworth returned to their alma mater to inspire the community to invest in MCC. The Wentworths joined the MCC Foundation to give a boost…