Lansing Community College Foundation’s Holiday Open House Largest Ever
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Posted by: Michelle Rahl
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec. 10, 2015
LANSING, MI – The StarZone shined at the Lansing Community College Foundation’s annual Holiday Open House held on Thursday, Dec. 4. The event showcased the new on-campus resource center for students proudly named the StarZone.
More than 200 guests were in attendance to support the Foundation including Lansing Community College (LCC) President Dr. Brent Knight and other distinguished LCC employees, Foundation board members and many supporters.
The annual event serves to thank foundation donors for their dedication and support of the Foundation and its mission to help make education accessible to all Lansing area students. Donations collected by the Foundation directly impact students’ lives by providing those in need with an opportunity to attend college.
Guests were able to experience firsthand the state-of-the-art technologies and resources offered to students within the StarZone. The area features interactive displays and modern technology and an array of student services that enhances customer service, making it easier and more efficient.
The StarZone is part of an initiative that has transformed teaching and learning on campus for decades to come. Generous funding of $1.3 million was provided through private donations to the Lansing Community College Foundation capital funds. Initiatives like these provide students with access to new technology and continually support their pursuit of higher education. The Lansing Community College Foundation manages the generous financial support from the community and provides an integral and critical service in this region that helps fund the future for generations to come.
About Lansing Community College Foundation
The Lansing Community College Foundation is an independent 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, governed by a board of directors. The Foundation provides hundreds of scholarships to LCC students, supports academic and outreach programs and capital building projects. The Foundation also helps to support LCC employees through professional development grants and networking opportunities. For more information or to make a donation to help fund a student’s future, visit lcc.edu/fundthefuture.
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