Funding

Funding roundup

In Massachusetts, Cape Cod Community College’s (CCCC) new science and engineering building is closer to becoming a reality after a $5 million contribution from Maureen Wilkens. This is the largest single donation by an individual…




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The Community College of Beaver County (CCBC) in Pennsylvania has been selected as one of American Airlines’ top aviation-focused schools and organizations, earning the college a $25,000 grant. The funding will support CCBC’s launch of its…



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Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) announced a $1.35 million gift from Dorothy Batten in support of the college’s Network2Work program. Batten’s commitment includes an outright gift of $150,000 per year for the next three years,…


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In Maryland, Hagerstown Community College’s Center for Business and Entrepreneurial Studies (CBES) got a boost with a $15,000 contribution from Columbia Bank. CBES expects to open in late 2019 and will bring together HCC’s credit…


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California’s Ohlone College has received $9.8 million from East Coast real-estate developer and retired contractor Frank DiMino. The gift is the largest in Ohlone’s 51-year history. Tabitha Whissemoreis a contributor to Community College Daily and managing…


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North Carolina’s Johnston Community College (JCC) will use a $198,986 investment from Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas to connect students with hands-on training and career development opportunities. The funding will help to develop and…


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College of Southern Maryland (CSM) received a $100,000 donation from the Matin family to create the  Shaheen A. Matin Class of 1990 CSM Memorial Scholarship Endowment. The scholarship will support students studying in the college’s…