Celebrating A Community of Caring Behold the birth of the Polk State College Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center, sparkling with newness and promise, glowing with the philanthropic spirit that brought it to fruition, and brimming with the potential to send lives, and our community, soaring! Learn More →
Healthcare from the Heart As a heart beats blood that fortifies the body, generous donors such as the Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center provide the vital nutrients that keep the Polk State College Foundation helping the many students whose lives are transformed by obtaining a higher education. The partnership between Heart of Florida and Polk State is a beautiful one that allows each to grow and thrive. Learn More →
Discovering a Home and Her Confidence at Polk After a seemingly interminable stretch without a real home, Kimberly Balaun yearned deeply for the comfort of belonging. A glimmer of hope radiated her soul when the chance to attend Polk State College appeared. Then -- just when happiness was a heartbeat away -- the door peeking open to that brightness suddenly threatened to slam shut. Learn More →
Racing Toward His Dream With a burning desire to fulfill his athletic potential, Rod Crowley decided it was time to passionately embrace a healthier, stronger and more meaningful life. So he charged ahead, taking control of his destiny like never before. And with his participation in Polk State College Foundation’s third annual Joggin’ for the Noggin 5k, Rod is gratified that he will be running, in spirit, alongside students who are also chasing their dreams of a bright future. Learn More →

We Help Students Achieve Their Goals

Working together with individuals, organizations, and businesses in our community, we are able to help many students achieve their academic goals. Read More

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Making a Difference Mondays, June 23

Monday, June 23, 2014

Donor Spotlight: Dr. Orathai Northern Professor of English I have taught students in three different states…

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June 2014 Check Presentation

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Imagine the gorgeous intricacy of a patchwork quilt, showered with vibrant colors, designs…

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Wine For Wisdom World Tour Comes Home to the U.S.!

Friday, May 23, 2014

 Click here for online RSVP and Sponsorship information Get ready to swell with patriotic…