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How to Order Toner and Staples for Department Copiers

A message from Sal Navarro, Courier Services Manager Toner for office copiers/multifunctional devices is available through Valencia’s Courier Services. The College was able to realize savings on shipping costs by having toner shipped to one location. Therefore, employees are encouraged to continue sending requests for toner only to courier services so that there’s no delay in […]

Board of Trustees Meeting Summary — June 24, 2015

The Valencia District Board of Trustees met on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, at the East Campus. Legislative Session With legislative appropriation and the governor’s approval, a significant increase to Valencia’s base budget closed the gap in our funding almost halfway. The legislature also appropriated the next installment of funding ($11.9 million) for construction of the Poinciana Campus. The […]

Rebidding Our Healthcare Plan

On December 31, 2015, Valencia’s contract with Cigna Healthcare will expire after six years of service. This includes our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and our vision plan, both currently with Cigna. Healthcare changes frequently, and it is good to reevaluate plans and rebid to ensure that we are up to date with the market, have […]

Financial Services Year-End Closing Guidelines

A message from Jackie Lasch, Assistant Vice President, Financial Services As we approach the end of fiscal year 2014 – 2015, financial services would like to assist you in best utilizing your remaining funds. Although financial processes cannot stop because of fiscal year end, the required cut-off dates are necessary to accurately record financial transactions […]

Grantsmanship at Valencia: Demystifying the Grant...

If you want to write a grant proposal and can use help determining where to begin, you’re in luck. Kristeen Christian, assistant vice president, resource development, talks about where to start the grant proposal process. Identify the Need First If you want to access outside funding, it is important to first identify a need, preferably related […]

Orlando Magic Youth Fund, McCormick Foundation to...

Left to right: Elisha Gonzalez, director of community affairs, and Robert Utsey, Take Stock in Children Advisory Council and senior vice president with Skanska Valencia’s Take Stock in Children mentoring program received $50,000 to help disadvantaged and at-risk youth succeed in school and go on to college. Take Stock was one of 21 local charities […]

Resource Development Team Shares Projected Funding...

Left to right: Lashon Henderson, Beverlee Andrews, Linda Sullivan, Kristeen Christian and Allie Yadav Valencia’s resource development team secures external funding to support the College through a variety of external sources that encompass federal, state, local and private agencies. Do you have an idea for a new program, project or initiative that will move the […]

Meet the Resource Development Team

Left to right: Lashon Henderson, Beverlee Andrews, Linda Sullivan, Kristeen Christian and Allie Yadav The resource development team garners external funding to support the College’s mission, innovation and “big ideas.” Meet the team members who “show us the money” — and the results — in countless projects and initiatives that support student success. In upcoming […]

Share Your Opinion on Valencia’s Food Services

The Office of Budget and Auxiliary Services would like to invite you to express your opinion on the future direction of Valencia‘s Food Services by completing a food services survey. The College has commissioned a food services consultant, Brailsford & Dunlavey, to assist us with the Request for Proposal process, as the current food services […]

We Want Your Opinion on Valencia’s Food Services

With the 2014 – 2015 academic year underway, the Office of Budget and Auxiliary Services would like to invite you to express your opinion and participate in a focus group on Valencia’s Food Services. For each session, 12 to 18 participants are needed. The College has commissioned a food services consultant, Brailsford & Dunlavey, to […]