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Ohio’s Washington State Community College (WSCC) received $361,851 for the development of a new advanced manufacturing training unit. The grant comes from the state’s latest round of Regionally Aligned Priorities in Delivering Skills (RAPIDS) program…


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West Virginia’s Mountwest Community and Technical College will use a $40,000 contribution from the Marathon Petroleum Foundation to upgrade the Mountwest Maritime Academy’s computer systems and simulator.  The Academy provides U.S. Coast Guard-approved maritime training…


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Holyoke Community College (HCC) has received the largest donation in the Massachusetts college’s 74-year history – $7.5 million – which also may be the largest donation to a public two-year college in the state. The…


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Louisiana’s Delgado Community College will expand its maritime training program using a $850,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA). The grant will be matched with more than $264,000 in local…


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Tennessee’s Roane State Community College has received an $80,000 grant for its popular girls’ STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) camps. The funding comes from the Verizon Foundation and the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship…


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In Illinois, Black Hawk College (BHC) has received a $1 million gift from BHC alumni Bob and Blenda Ontiveros. The donation comes from the Bob and Blenda Ontiveros Fund at the Quad Cities Community Foundation….


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In Louisiana, Delgado Community College’s newest fundraising campaign got off to a good start with a $1 million donation from the Gayle and Tom Benson Charitable Foundation. The funds will go toward construction of a…


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Morgan Community College (MCC) will launch the Morgan County Cultural Entrepreneurship Initiative (MCCEI) using a $614,418 grant from the Colorado Health Foundation. Community and regional partners identified a need to provide support for Spanish- and…


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North Carolina’s Central Piedmont Community College received a $50,000 gift from Steele’s Mechanical for scholarships for student veterans. Steele’s Mechanical President Dan Bailey, a Central Piedmont alumnus and U.S. veteran, visited the college’s Central Campus…


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North Carolina’s Pitt Community College (PCC) and Pitt County Schools (PCS) received a $200,000 grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation. The funding supports the PCC-PCS Technical Academy and will help to hire a project director….