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Valencia College Foundation Seeks Faculty Volunteers to...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 The Valencia College Foundation is looking for faculty volunteers to review student scholarships that will be awarded for fall 2022. The review period will be from Monday, June 27, through Sunday, July 30, 2022. The Foundation has moved to a new platform, ScholarshipUniverse, which is easy to use and allows volunteers to […]

Valencia Foundation Grants Available to Support...

With the generous support of our donors, the Valencia Foundation supports new and existing initiatives at the College to enhance student learning. One way we accomplish this is through the Foundation’s mini-grants program, which is designed to provide financial resources for short-term projects, programs and services. For example, this program has supported: Travel and registration costs for students […]

ConcordRENTS Support Leads to Property Management Degree

As a majority partner with ConcordRENTS, a national leader in property management of affordable multifamily rental housing, Michael Sciarrino had a major challenge — finding qualified candidates to fill property management roles in the company’s more than 100 Central Florida communities. “Finding qualified, committed property management staff is our single greatest challenge at Concord,” Michael shared. “I am grateful […]

Valley Bank Donation Means More Scholarships for...

From left to right: Sam Miles, Central Florida regional president, Valley Bank; Sara Palmer, corporate philanthropy manager, Valley Bank; Brian Henties, director, corporate partnerships, Valencia College Foundation; Brandon McKelvey, vice president of analytics and planning, Valencia College; Eugene Jones, executive dean, Downtown Campus, Valencia College; and Mark Fernandez, chief marketing officer, Valley Bank Valencia College […]

Help Identify the 2019 Distinguished Graduate

The Valencia Foundation needs your help to identify the 2019 Mary S. Collier Distinguished Graduate. This student will serve as the keynote speaker for our commencement ceremonies. We know from experience that many of our eligible students are too humble to see themselves in this role, so please encourage eligible, praiseworthy students to apply today by providing them […]

Pasitos a Valencia Hurricane Relief Scholarship...

To raise scholarship funds for students from Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and other Caribbean islands still affected by the 2017 hurricane season, Valencia is again organizing a community-wide fundraising event, Pasitos a Valencia. The event will take place at the Osceola Campus on Thursday, November 29, 2018, from 6 to 9 p.m. Musical group Los Pleneros […]

Foundation Scholarship Committee Awards 1,000...

A Message from Geraldine Gallagher, Valencia Foundation President and CEO I am grateful to the 2018-19 Valencia Foundation Scholarship Committee. Chaired by Amy Kleeman, assistant vice president, college transition, and Elvin Cruz-Vargas, administrative manager, foundation scholarships, the committee comprised 83 College employees, including administrative assistants, program advisors, directors and professors. Twenty-one Valencia retirees and alumni also participated […]

A Message from Sandy Shugart on the Share the Love Campaign

A Message from Barbara Shell, Senior Engagement/Special Gifts Officer Thank you for your support so far for our 2018 Valencia Foundation Employee Giving Campaign, Share the Love. We appreciate each and every one of you who donated, and it was great to catch up with so many of our colleagues during our Share the Love — […]

Haven’t Shared the Love Yet? Listen to Professor...

A Message from Barbara Shell, Senior Engagement/Special Gifts Officer Have you shared the love and donated to the Valencia Foundation Employee Giving Campaign to help our students in need? No? Maybe Professor Hans Von Puppet can help persuade you. Hans, by the way, is a personal friend of IT Manager and Adjunct Professor Josh Murdock. See […]

Free Jeremiah’s Italian Ice Coming Soon from the...

A Message from Barbara Shell, Senior Engagement/Special Gifts Officer You’re invited to a Share the Love social where you can enjoy a free, frosty treat from Jeremiah’s Italian Ice and have a chance to win a Charge HR Fitbit Smartwatch. The Share the Love campaign is an initiative dedicated to supporting the Valencia Foundation by encouraging faculty and […]