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Making a Difference Mondays, August 20

Monday, August 20 2018

Donor Spotlight: Holly Scoggins Professor of Art, Polk State College At one time or another, each of us has encountered a student who struggles to determine his or her career path, but still understands that…

June 2018 Check Presentation

Thursday, June 28 2018

At the June 2018 District Board of Trustees meeting, Tampa Electric Company (TECO) was recognized for its long, meaningful relationship with the College and the Polk State College Foundation. TECO has played a vital role…

February 2018 Check Presentation

Friday, March 2 2018

At the February 2018 District Board of Trustees, Cady and Eric Johnson were recognized and thanked for their longtime support of the Polk State College Foundation. Over the past several years, approximately $10,000 has been…

Making a Difference Mondays, February 5

Monday, February 5 2018

Donor Spotlight: Dr. Angela M. Garcia Falconetti, CFRE President, Polk State College There is no greater gift to our students than supporting them in their Polk State journey. By donating to the Polk State College…

Scholarship Applications Accepted Feb. 1 – Mar. 15

Thursday, February 1 2018

Beginning February 1, students may begin applying for scholarships through the Polk State College Foundation. The deadline for applications is March 15, 2018. Scholarships will be for the 2018-2019 school year. Students who are awarded…

Making a Difference Mondays, December 11

Monday, December 11 2017

Donor Spotlight: Tracy Porter Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Executive Director, Foundation When I was getting ready to graduate from high school, I was debating whether to go into the Air Force or attend…

Thank you, Foundation Donors!

Saturday, November 11 2017

An open letter from Dr. Falconetti to The Ledger: November is a time for giving and thanks, and as we recognize National Philanthropy Day and near Thanksgiving, I want to extend my gratitude to Polk…

June 2017 Check Presentation

Thursday, June 29 2017

During the June Polk State College District Board of Trustees (DBOT) meeting, the Trustees completed a major feat— surprising retiring President Eileen Holden. In honor of Dr. Holden’s eleven and a half years of service…

Making a Difference Mondays, June 26

Monday, June 26 2017

Donor Spotlight: Patrick Phillips Professor of Radiography Education has been a tremendous part of my life, so I am beyond grateful to have both the opportunity and the ability to donate to the Polk State…

Canceled – A Time to Celebrate Polk State

Monday, June 26 2017

Given the extremely bleak outlook that Polk State had of the very real possibility that we were going to have to close both Centers in Lake Wales,