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Your Gifts at Work 2016


Jan van den Blink
CCC Development Foundation President, Arie J. van den Blink

Thank you!

Generous donors help Corning Community College’s Development Foundation transform lives every year. Every gift, and especially private philanthropy, helps Corning Community College provide the resources that students need to succeed and live rewarding lives of meaning and purpose. I am honored to serve as the President of the Foundation and am thankful for your support and many gifts. I look forward to sharing more great accomplishments from the #1 two-year college in New York State: Corning Community College.
- Arie J. van den Blink

Your gifts provide:

Professional Development

Your gifts bring new insights into the classroom for our students. A scholar, a sought-after lecturer, and social media superstar, CCC could not be more proud to call Dr. Gregg Caruso one of its most esteemed faculty. Read more.

Seeding student success

Your gifts provide critical resources for students to succeed. Rob Hunter '92 has been inking comics for 20 years. He enrolled at CCC to study engineering, but soon found his true love: creating comics. Read more.

Perry Hall enhances college experience

Experts confirm that living on-campus inspires academic success and personal growth. The fall semester is already in full swing but Presidential Scholar Eladio Martinez isn't worried about managing his course work with all of his other activities and responsibilities. Read more.

Beloved professor bequest

The Walter R. Visiting Scholar Series provides social, cultural, and leadership opportunities by bringing thought-provoking speakers to campus. Professor Walter Smith spent almost 50 years enhancing the CCC experience for students. With a generous gift from his estate, his legacy of curiosity, excellence and dedication lives through the endowed Visiting Scholar Series. Read more.

Scholarship recipient pays it forward

CCC alumni appreciate the support they received when attending college and frequently vow to do the same for others someday. David Smith '16 is the first recipient of a full-tuition scholarship endowed by Houghton family members. He graduated in May and renewed his promise to give back to the local community. Read more.

Student scholarships: Top financial investment

Your gifts provide students with opportunities to define their futures. Your generosity advanced the educational goals of 110 students with more than $191,000 in scholarship support and much more.