Tag: nonprofit

Faculty and staff give transformational gift to college

As the school year ends, we celebrate not only our faculty and staff through appreciation luncheons and end-of-the-school-year picnics, but we also celebrate their philanthropy. Columbia College faculty and staff contributed a transformational gift of $1.236 million (so far) to the college throughout the Tradition Meets Tomorrow Campaign.

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January 2014 spotlight

The college received six awards in the 2014 CASE VI Institutional Awards competition. The Development, Alumni Relations and Public Relations division won a gold award for overall operations of the division, one of the most...

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#GivingTuesday: A day for giving back

“We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals… Wouldn’t it be great to have a day for giving back?” That’s the mission statement of #GivingTuesday™, a campaign to create a national day of giving at the start of...

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November 2013 spotlight

Dr. Katie Storey, business adjunct instructor at the Elgin campus, has worked to organize Project Backpack, a community-based initiative that provides free backpacks and community resources to families living in the area. The...

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