Advocacy & Funding

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    3 Ways to Increase Private Funding
    By Emily Rogan
    December 2, 2014

    Gail Mellow, president of LaGuardia Community College in New York City, is thinking creatively about how to increase private funding.

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    4 Tips to Increase Donor Contributions
    By Heather Boerner
    November 24, 2014

    Piedmont Community College President Tony Zeiss shares lessons learned from two successful fundraising campaigns.

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    5 Tips for Balancing Your Budget
    By Emily Rogan
    June 25, 2014

    Having helped Alamo Colleges in Texas manage a $20 million budget shortfall in 2010, Diane Snyder discusses the importance of transparency and collaboration in an era of fiscal restraint.

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    5 Tips for Winning a TAACCCT Grant
    By AACC Staff
    June 16, 2014

    Popular U.S. Department of Labor grant provides $450 million to help advance technology and manufacturing education in local communities.

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    5 Ways to Fight Midyear Funding Cuts
    By Heather Boerner
    March 17, 2015

    AACC’s David Baime shares advocacy ideas that put the spotlight on students and the community.

  • A behind-the-signs story
    By Tim Engle
    March 5, 2020

    For a Missouri college, getting new highway signs involved fortitude and some legislative legwork.