The LLCC Foundation has four dugout box seats and a parking pass available for the Sunday, May 20 Cardinals game in St. Louis against the Philadelphia Phillies at 1:15 p.m. The Foundation is offering these tickets to anyone who wishes to purchase them for a required amount of $455 – as requested by the donor (face value of the tickets is $153 each).
This offer includes:
- Four Cardinals dugout box tickets (section 135, Row H) for Sunday, May 20, 1:15 p.m. game in St. Louis against the Philadelphia Phillies
- Parking pass at Ballpark Village
- $50 in Qik-N-EZ gas cards
Please contact the LLCC Foundation at 786-2785 to purchase.
Congratulations to the winner of the second LEAGUE cash drawing, Becky Parton. Becky won $150 donated by members of LLCC’s Cabinet. LEAGUE is the annual faculty and staff giving campaign. Donations to the campaign total more than $46,000 so far. Money is used for scholarships, grants and educational programs at the college. It is not too late to make your pledge. Complete the 2018 enrollment form and return it to the LLCC Foundation. Gifts to LEAGUE do not automatically roll over from year to year, so you must complete a new form each year. Help support students and programs at LLCC by making a gift today.
Faculty and staff are invited to come explore the “Secret Garden” at the 12th Annual LLCC Foundation Gala! As in past years, this celebration promises to be a beautiful affair, highlighting LLCC students and programs, with all proceeds benefiting learning initiatives at the college. Tickets for the Gala are available for $125.
Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres begin at 6 p.m. followed by a famously delicious gourmet dinner prepared and served by LLCC culinary students and instructors. Students in the LLCC Big Band under the direction of Professor Jane Hartman will provide musical entertainment.
The event also features a terrific silent and live auction as well as the very popular Treasure Box, this year featuring a Pandora bracelet and earrings courtesy of Giganti and Giganti. Donations of wine and spirits for the popular Wall of Wines and Spirits are always appreciated. Cash gifts designated for wine and spirit purchases are also welcome.
To purchase tickets to the Gala or to drop off donations, please stop by the LLCC Foundation in Menard Hall or call 786-2785 for details. Thank you for supporting LLCC students!
The spring edition of the LLCC Foundation newsletter “Circle of Friends” includes features on the recent gift to our agriculture program, gala, a new benefit for LLCC alums with Nationwide Insurance and the latest Trutter exhibit.
Donations to the LEAGUE Campaign provided a grant to purchase models for BIO 107 to eliminate the need to share equipment with other biology courses.
It’s not too late to make your annual contribution to the LLCC Foundation through the LEAGUE Campaign. Donate to LEAGUE choosing payroll deduction by Monday, April 30, to be entered into a drawing for lots of great prizes including movie passes, gift cards, Knights Action Park passes and $150 cash donated by members of the LLCC Cabinet. Complete the LEAGUE contribution form (include link to form) and return to the LLCC Foundation to be entered into the drawing.
Thank you to those who have donated more than $42,000 so far. Your gift makes an impact on the lives of our students. Donations are needed for the general scholarship fund, LEAGUE Grants and the greatest needs of the college.
Thanks to all who participated in the LEAGUE Hawaiian-themed Door Decorating Contest. The votes are in, and the LLCC Finance Department is the winner of a jeans day in May!
There is still time to win the second $150 cash drawing that was donated by members of the LLCC Cabinet. Make a donation to the LEAGUE Campaign through payroll deduction by April 30. 2018 LEAGUE Donation Enrollment Form
More than $10,000 was awarded for LEAGUE Grants during the kickoff celebration on March 27 for the following:
- For the refurbishing of anatomy and physiology arm models (Math & Sciences)
- For the purchase of adult airway management trainer (EMS)
- For the purchase of student surgical instrument kits for students to practice with (Surgical Technology)
- For the purchase of a pediatric simulation manikin (Respiratory Care)
- Toward the purchase of Sexual Assault and Violence Education (SAVE) Taskforce and Prevention programming kits
- To purchase Spanish language resources for students (Library/Arts & Humanities)
- For stackable easels (Art & Humanities)
- To purchase lighting for the theatre program (Art & Humanities)
Vote for your favorite decorated office door in the LEAGUE Door Decorating Contest by emailing your vote to LLCC.Foundation@llcc.edu. The deadline to vote is today, April 4, by 5 p.m. The winning entry will receive a jeans day in May. View the entries. Please note that the LLCC Center for Academic Success was accidentally omitted when the photo album was first released, but is now included. You can find the name of the office by clicking on the photo; the description will be at the bottom-center of the screen.
Also, congratulations to winners of the LEAGUE 50/50 and first cash prize!
- 50/50 – Amy Williams
- First $150 cash drawing (donated by members of the LLCC Cabinet) – Vanessa Avery
Vote for your favorite decorated office door in the LEAGUE Door Decorating Contest by emailing your vote to LLCC.Foundation@llcc.edu. The winning entry will receive a jeans day in May. View the entries. You can find the name of the office by clicking on the photo; the description will be at the bottom-center of the screen. Deadline to vote is by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 4.
Five faculty members have been named finalists for the 2018 Drs. Raymond and Ann Pearson Master Teacher Award. They are:
- Carmen Allen, professor, computer programming
- Mark Hardiman, professor, theatre
- Taiebeh Hosseinali, professor, teacher education
- Katie Tice, professor, accounting
- Rich Teeter, professor, agri-business management
One of these individuals will be named the award recipient at the annual faculty and staff recognition ceremony on May 9. The Pearson award annually recognizes a full-time faculty member for his or her exceptional contributions to student learning.
The LLCC Foundation would like to thank all of this year’s nominees for their energy and efforts every day on behalf of LLCC students.