Advocacy & Funding

  • Advocating for year-round Pell Grants
    By Jim Hermes
    July 26, 2016

    Congress has adjourned for its summer recess, which means that most representatives will be in their home districts. Take advantage of this opportunity to meet with your representatives and advocate for key priorities, including the reinstatement of year-round Pell Grants in the final FY 2017 appropriations legislation.

  • Each year, over 300 NCC alumni and their families enjoy a night at the ballpark as one of the alumni association’s annual events.
    Alumni-Relations Programs Take a New Turn
    By Sonya Stinson
    December 3, 2015

    At one college, a shift from fundraising to boosting engagement is expected to keep more former students involved.

  • An agenda for the new administration
    By AACC 21st Century Center Staff
    January 3, 2017

    AACC releases its priorities for the Trump Administration.

  • CSCC fundraiser
    Annual Fundraiser Supports Students and Raises Awareness
    By Emily Rogan
    October 21, 2015

    An outdoor summer event on a college campus, featuring local chefs, restaurants and artisans, raises money for a college foundation and provides much-needed financial support to students and programs.

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    Best Practices From a Grant Program
    By Dennis Pierce
    March 23, 2016

    How college support plays a vital role in keeping students on track.

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    Bill would expand services for veterans
    By CC Daily Staff
    July 26, 2017

    Education organizations show support for expanding higher education benefits for veterans and their families.