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Below you’ll find news stories, highlights, and features about the activities of the Seattle Colleges Foundation, its partners and donors, and the impact of gifts supporting teaching and learning excellence.

Eva and Ed Gordon (courtesy of John Jacobs) News Story

Extraordinary $10 Million Bequest Will Benefit Students at Seventeen Western Washington Community Colleges

Benefactor Eva Gordon had humble roots, gave little indication of her wealth

Central Scholarship Recipients Group 2019-10-01 News Story

Ceremony Recognizes Seattle Central College Scholarship Recipients

More than 100 students, family, and friends attended the recognition event.

Seattle Colleges skyline News Story

Mitchell Fund for Excellence Passes $1 Million Mark in Student Scholarships Awarded at Seattle Central College

The scholarship fund has awarded dozens of student scholarships each year since 1999 in honor of the former Seattle Central College president.

SSC Diesel & Heavy Equipment Instructor Jeremie Pitts discussing the newly donated truck with students at South Seattle College (photo courtesy of Waste Management) News Story

Waste Management Donates Trucks to South Seattle College’s Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology Program

With this generous donation from Waste Management, students have expanded access to career preparation servicing large engines.

Kerry Howell News Story

Kerry Howell to Lead Advancement Efforts for Seattle Colleges

She will serve as vice chancellor for advancement for Seattle Colleges.

The campuses of Seattle Colleges -- Central, North, and South News Story

Advancement Update - 01/15/2019

Seattle Colleges Advancement and Foundation Update to employees of Seattle Colleges districtwide