The HACC Foundation, a nonprofit organization that raises private contributions in support of HACC, approved more than $213,000 for projects at the College. This funding is made possible through generous contributions from individual and organizational donors.
The HACC Foundation funded the following projects:
|Application||Purpose of HACC Foundation Funding||Benefit to Students and College||Funded Amount|
| ||Geospatial Technology Across the Curriculum||Funding will be used to support a four-phase project to offer geospatial technology to professors at HACC.||$165,900|
| ||Next Gen Taskforce Prior Learning Assessment Accelerator (PLA)||Funding will be used to implement the PLA Accelerator, an |
online tool that guides students through the process of documenting their work and learning experiences.
| ||Westlaw Paralegal Resource||Funding will be used to purchase the legal research resources needed for HACC’s Paralegal Studies |
Program to maintain their American Bar Association accreditation.
| ||HACC CARE Gift Cards for Groceries and Preparation for Two On-Campus Food Pantry Sites||Funding will be used to provide e-gift cards for HACC students facing food insecurity.||$11,000|
| ||Designing a Four-Credit English as a Second Language (ESL) Grammar Course||Funding will be used to design a four-credit grammar course to help ESL students master the English |
Photo caption: Funding from the HACC Foundation supports programs and projects that benefit students collegewide, including students facing food insecurity.
About the HACC Foundation
The HACC Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was established in 1985 to raise private and corporate revenues in support of HACC, Central Pennsylvania's Community College. The HACC Foundation provides funding for student scholarships, innovative academic programs, state-of-the art training equipment and modernized facilities. To learn more about the HACC Foundation, please visit haccfoundation.org. To contribute to the HACC Foundation, please visit hacc.edu/GiveNow.
HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, is the first and largest of Pennsylvania’s 15 community colleges. HACC offers approximately 100 career and transfer associate degree, certificate and diploma programs to approximately 17,000 students. Also, the College serves students at its Gettysburg, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Lebanon and York campuses; through virtual learning; and via workforce development and continuing education training. For more information on how HACC is uniquely YOURS, visit hacc.edu. Also, follow us on Twitter (@HACC_info), follow us on Instagram (@HACC_edu), like us on Facebook (Facebook.com/HACC64) and use #HACCNews.