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Economic Impact
November 13, 2018

Minnesota State, the system of 30 state colleges and seven state universities, today released the results of a study that estimates the contribution of St. Cloud Technical & Community College to the regional economy to be $188.6 million and 1,650 jobs.

“At SCTCC, our top priority is...

Give to the Max Day
November 12, 2018

Thursday marks 10 years of Give to the Max Day in Minnesota. GiveMN launched in 2009 as a collaborative venture led by Minnesota Community Foundation and many other organizations to raise money for organizations. Give to the Max Day has become an annual tradition. Every year thousands of...

Culinary 2018
October 30, 2018

SCTCC’s second annual BrewLäsh brought more people together and more fundraising for student equipment and scholarship needs. And it offered some pretty good hotdish and craft brew selections, too.

Foundation Director Arlene Williams was more than pleased with the results.

“...

brewlash
June 26, 2018

What do you call an event that combines hotdish and beer served in a garage just cleaned for the occasion? It’s BrewLash! The SCTCC Foundation fundraiser for student scholarships. The first annual BrewLash Fundraiser took place in October 2017. “It was a great success” according to Tim Feddema,...

Scholarship breakfast
June 26, 2018

“We enhance quality educational opportunities for a broad and diverse population by cultivating and securing financial and community resources.”

This is the SCTCC Foundation Mission Statement. On Tuesday, March 14, the result of that mission was witnessed at the Celebration of Giving...

Barrientos
June 26, 2018

As she moves forward, Iliana Barrientos Munoz has always known she wanted a career in the medical profession. During high school, she thought about nursing and imagined working in a neonatal intensive care unit. That was until a career exploration assignment her junior year of high school to job...

Caleb Hanson
June 26, 2018

Caleb Hansen is a very busy man. The 29-year-old is married to his wife Amber and they have a two-year-old son named Rourke. He is a sergeant in the Minnesota National Guard, and in March, he transferred from his unit in Monticello to the military police unit at Camp Ripley. He works full-time...

Workforce Scholarship
June 26, 2018

In 2017 the Minnesota State Legislature set up a Workforce Development Scholarship (WFDS) pilot program to encourage high school students to enter high-demand career fields.  Seven programs at St. Cloud Technical & Community College were deemed high-demand with workforce shortages.  Those...

brewlash
October 31, 2017

The SCTCC Foundation’s first BrewLash, held on Thursday, Oct. 26, was a hotdish of a success.

The fundraiser for student scholarships was a tasting of hotdish creations from SCTCC’s Culinary program and craft beer from area breweries.

“This event was a great success,” said Arlene...

Hudda Ibrahim
July 6, 2017

The Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation, Initiative Foundation, and St. Cloud Technical & Community College are co-hosting a book-signing event for local author, Hudda Ibrahim, at the SCTCC Library in the Heartland Building, 3:30-5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12. In her recently...

Centracare Donation
June 21, 2017

On Tuesday, June 13, CentraCare presented the SCTCC Foundation with $500,000 for biology laboratory renovations and updates.

David Borgert, Director of Community and Government Relations for CentraCare Health, presented the donation during President Joyce Helens’ farewell reception. The...

Sawyer Anderson
May 26, 2017

A letter from Sawyer K. Anderson, Welding student and recipient of the Tour of Manufacturers Scholarship.

I began welding when I was eleven years old. At that time, I did not have many projects to weld on. Through three years of welding in high school, I was able to make a few...

May 26, 2017

Travis Hetten grew up 20 minutes south of the Canadian border in northern Minnesota. His earliest memories are of big machines.

“I was fascinated by big farm machinery, big trucks, and big road equipment,” he said.

Then he learned he could turn that fascination into an occupation,...

Haller
May 5, 2017

The third annual John Haller Legacy Golf Tournament will take place on Monday, Jun 26 at Territory Golf Club.

Registration starts at 11 a.m. with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Tickets include an 18-hole golf scramble, dinner, and an awards program.

All proceeds from the tournament go to...

Grad with money
February 7, 2017

The scholarship window for fall 2017 is now open through July 15, 2017.

More than 300 scholarships are available each academic year, and there are many ways students can be eligible for a scholarship.

To apply for scholarships, visit sctcc.edu/scholarships...

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