Penny Wars: Congratulations to the 2014 LEAGUE Penny Wars Champions, LLCC-Jacksonville. A total of $423.29 was raised for the LLCC Foundation’s Pay It Forward Fund which helps students who need emergency assistance. The results for each department who participated are attached here.
Raffle Winners: Congratulations also goes to the winner of the Kindle Fire HD and $25 Amazon gift card – Mark Roehrs, Professor of History in the Social Sciences department. The winner of the 50/50 cash drawing is Gary Armour, Laboratory Safety Coordinator, with the Mathematics and Sciences department. He won $145.75.
There is still time to make your pledge to this year’s LEAGUE campaign. Stop by the Foundation office to complete your form and receive your thank you gifts! So far staff and faculty have donated $46,274 to the campaign.
Tuesday is the final day to purchase tickets for the 2014 LEAGUE campaign’s “Famous 50/50” and raffle prize…a Kindle Fire HD and $25 Amazon gift card. Stop by the LLCC Foundation before 5 pm on Tuesday! And, while you’re there, cast off your final bits of change in the Penny Wars! All 13 of the decorated Penny Wars containers are on display and ready for your donation. All proceeds from this fun and “friendly” department challenge will support the Pay It Forward Fund to help students with emergency needs.
Funds from the LEAGUE campaign go directly to support LLCC students through scholarships, grants and more. As a donor, you choose what you would like your gift to support. The LLCC Foundation realizes you have choices in philanthropic support and given the ever increasing demands on individual and family budgets, please know how grateful we are that you’ve chosen the students of LLCC to be the recipients of your generous donations.
The LEAGUE campaign always features a lot of fun, but the dollars raised are for a serious purpose – to support our students so on their behalf, thank you! “Come Together” and be a part of the LEAGUE!
Sign up for the LEAGUE campaign by end of day today and be eligible to win $150 in cash! Gifts of all size are important and appreciated. And should you choose payroll deduction, you’ll get your name in the hat for a second $150 at the end of the campaign. How easy is that?!
Tickets for the “Famous 50/50” or this year’s raffle prize, a Kindle Fire HD and a $25 Amazon gift card, are available through 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 1 in the LLCC Foundation. And while you’re there, unload some change in the Penny Wars!
As a donor to the LEAGUE campaign, you direct your gift as you choose…to scholarships, grants, and other funds, all of which directly impacts our students. So on their behalf, thank you…and don’t forget to join the LEAGUE!
The LLCC Foundation hopes everyone had a great time at Tuesday’s kickoff. As the Beatles said in one of their songs, “Beep, beep, beep, beep…yeah!”
The fun isn’t over! Stop by the LLCC Foundation through Monday, April 1 and buy a raffle ticket for the Kindle Fire HD or 50/50. Don’t forget to cast your votes in the Penny Wars! All 13 of the decorated containers are there for you to support or sabotage, with the proceeds supporting the Pay It Forward Fund for emergency student needs. Congratulations to PRM for winning the best decorated Penny Wars container!
While you’re there, sign up for the campaign! Gifts of any size, from $5…to $5 a paycheck or more are appreciated and important in helping all of us meet our students’ educational goals. Those that enroll by the end of day Friday are eligible for a $150 cash prize. And, if you choose payroll deduction, you’re eligible for another $150 in cold hard cash at the end of the campaign! Our thanks to Dr. Warren and members of the Cabinet for making these two cash prizes possible.
LLCC faculty and staff are awesome “Eight Days a Week!” On our students behalf…thank you for your support!
The Foundation has decorated its Penny Wars container using the theme “Gnome Together”. All departments are invited to participate in this fun, friendly competition to benefit LLCC Foundation’s Pay It Forward Fund. All you have to do is get a container from the Foundation office and start collecting pennies. Decorate your container if you wish and bring it the LEAGUE Luncheon on Tuesday, March 25 in the Student Union where additional pennies can be added or your opponents can sabotage your efforts by adding coins and paper currency your container. Don’t miss all the fun! Get in on the action!
“Come Together” with John, Paul, George and Ringo as the 2014 LEAGUE campaign celebrates The Beatles! Stop by the LLCC Foundation now and take your chance on our 2014 raffle prize – a Kindle HD and $25 Amazon gift card – or pick up your tickets for our “Famous 50/50”! Check out the flier coming soon in faculty and staff mailboxes. Tickets for both are $1 each, 6 for $5 or a yard’s worth (24 tickets) for $10. Both these prizes will be awarded April 1.
All new this year…the LLCC Penny Wars! Join in the fun of this “friendly” department competition with all the proceeds benefiting the Pay It Forward fund which helps our students facing emergency needs. Click here for rules and details!
Then next Tuesday, March 25, join us for lunch at 11:30 a.m. and our 2014 kickoff show. This year’s event will feature live music, lots of games, prizes and the grand finale – the awarding of grants funded from our 2013 campaign.
Funds from this campaign go directly to support LLCC students through scholarships, grants and more. As a donor, you choose what you would like your gift to support. The LLCC Foundation realizes you have choices in philanthropic support and given the ever increasing demands on individual and family budgets, please know how grateful we are that you’ve chosen the students of LLCC to be the recipients of your generous donations.
The LEAGUE campaign always features a lot of fun, but the dollars raised are for a serious purpose – to support our students so on their behalf, thank you! Join us and be a part of the LEAGUE!
LLCC’s L.E.A.G.U.E. Committee invites you to get a team together to participate in Penny Wars! Penny Wars is a fun competition to see who can collect the most pennies and raise funds for the LLCC Foundation Pay It Forward Fund. To participate, contact Barb Eades at Barbara.Eades@llcc.edu or at extension 6-2255 now through March 24 to receive a container. Containers can be decorated to add to the fun. Then, start collecting pennies in your department or area. You can sabotage your opponents by placing silver coins or paper money in their containers. Bring your containers to the L.E.A.G.U.E. luncheon on Tuesday, March 25 by 11:30 am in the Student Union to collect more money. All money collected will go to the LLCC Foundation’s Pay It Forward Fund, which helps students who need emergency assistance.
A gentle reminder . . . applications for L.E.A.G.U.E. grants are due in the LLCC Foundation Tuesday, December 5 at 5 p.m. Click to view the Grant Guidelines, the application and budget worksheet. Approximately $10,000 will be awarded at the L.E.A.G.U.E. kickoff on March 25, 2014.
Faculty and staff make these grants possible through their generous giving to the annual faculty and staff campaign each spring. Thank you!
To have the application documents e-mailed to you, call the LLCC Foundation at 6-2217. More information can be found at www.LLCCFoundation.org by hovering over “What We Do,” and clicking on “Educational Support. Again, the application deadline is December 3, at 5 p.m.
Now through December 3, the LLCC Foundation is accepting applications for L.E.A.G.U.E. grants. Faculty and staff make these grants possible through their generous giving to the annual faculty and staff campaign each spring. Thank you!
The Foundation will award approximately $10,000 as a direct result of the success of the annual faculty and staff campaign.