Celebrating Scholarship Recipients & Donors

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group photo of scholarship recipients
This is why we do what we do. At this year’s Scholarship Social, more than 170 CCS students and donors came together to celebrate the recipients of Foundation scholarships during the 2017-18 academic year.  This inspiring event gives scholarship recipients the opportunity to meet the donors who support their scholarship, and donors are given a …

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Scholarship Recipient Shares Her Story

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anne, scc student
Anne, a Spokane Community College student and CCS Foundation scholarship recipient, recently spoke to The Spokesman-Review about her decision to go back to school and what it meant to receive her scholarship. After working to represent herself through her divorce and custody battle, Anne was inspired to attend law school to help others in similar …

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Foundation Awards More than $600,000 in Scholarships

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scholarship vintage seal
The CCS Foundation is awarding over $600,000 in scholarships to more than 500 students at the Community Colleges of Spokane for the 2017-18 academic year. Students attending Spokane Falls and Spokane Community College receive funds ranging from $500 to full tuition of $4,000 per year. Recipients were chosen from more than 1,500 applicants based on …

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$3,500 Awarded to SCC for Mobile Food Banks

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mobile market logo
The Adult Education Center (AEC) and the Adult Basic Education (ABE) program at SCC serve CCS’ most vulnerable populations, including those who are currently or formerly homeless, previously incarcerated, and at-risk youth. Additionally, the AEC is home to a Head Start program that serves 85 families and 106 children. The students and families at the …

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Unique donation to benefit SCC Automotive Program

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antique car
The Foundation was honored to be part of the donation of this rare 1926 Durant Star to the SCC Automotive Collision program. The S.L. Brown family purchased the car new, and it has remained in their family ever since.  For the last 46 years, it has been stored in the barn of Ken and Barbara …

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