2016 / Jersey City, NJ – Area residents and businesses are invited by the Hudson
County Community College (HCCC) Foundation to participate in the 2016 Annual
Golf Outing. The fundraiser will be held on Monday, July 11, 2016 at the Forest
Hill Field Club in Bloomfield, NJ. Proceeds from the event will be dedicated to
scholarships and assistance for the College’s students, and to the College’s
HCCC Foundation Annual Golf Outing – one of four major fundraisers sponsored by
the Foundation – has activities forgolfers and non-golfers alike. The day’s itinerary will
include a continental breakfast, shotgun start at 9:30 a.m. sharp, golf with
refreshments served on the course, followed by cocktails, a luncheon, and awards ceremony with prizes for participants.
A limited number of tickets are available for the event.
Vice President for Development Joseph Sansone said that donor and sponsorship
opportunities are available from $50 to $6,000.
Foundation scholars are incredibly dedicated men and women who are working to create
better lives for themselves and their families. Many of them work full-time and
take classes full-time,” Mr. Sansone said. “The scholarships and financial
assistance offered through the Foundation helps ease their financial burdens,
and allows them to concentrate more on succeeding
in and completing their studies.”
2016 HCCC Foundation Golf Outing was planned and is being overseen by a
committee of Foundation Board members. That committee is being chaired by Richard
Mackiewicz, Jr., Esq., and includes James Egan, Philip Johnston, Kevin O’Connor,
Raimonde, Michael Ryan and Ron Schwarz.
County Community College Foundation is a nonprofit 501 (c) 3 corporation giving
tax-exempt status to contributors. The Foundation generates financial support
to benefit deserving HCCC students; it also provides seed money for the
College’s physical expansion and for new programming and faculty development.
the Foundation was established in 1997, it has awarded
more than 2,000 scholarships totaling $2 million to deserving students.
Additionally, each year students benefit from the hundreds of Book Vouchers and
Knife Vouchers (for culinary students) supplied by the Foundation.
addition to the Annual Golf Outing, the Foundations’ Board of Directors also
organize and hold other fundraising events, which include: Night at the Races,
a family-oriented event; the HCCC Employee Scholarship Luncheon, where faculty
and staff support the Foundation through pledged donations; and the Holiday
Scholarship Extravaganza in December – the largest and most festive of all of
the Foundation’s fundraising efforts.
Complete information on the July 11 Golf Outing,
including registration and dress code details, may be obtained online at
http://www.hccc.edu/FoundationDonor. Information and reservations may also be made by phoning (201)
360-4006, or by emailing Mr. Sansone at firstname.lastname@example.org.