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Wise & Witty Women and Many Magnificent Men Luncheons

Friday, January 27 2017

  In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Polk State College Foundation is thrilled to present this exciting annual event on Thursday, March 9 on the Winter Haven Campus and Friday, March 10 on the Lakeland…

The 25th Annual William N. Ryan Memorial Classic held on January 19th

Wednesday, January 25 2017

The A.D. Morgan Corporation/Polk State College Foundation Golf Tournament in partnership with MidAmerica Administrative & Retirement Solutions, Inc. celebrated its 25th anniversary on January 19th. The Polk State College Foundation Board and Team pay tribute…

Student Expresses Heartfelt Thanks with Inspirational Story

Wednesday, November 30 2016

Meet Erica.  Erica is one of Polk State College students reaching for her goals.  Like many of our students, Erica was faced with difficult circumstances that led her on a different path.  Today, Erica knows…

#GivingTuesday Video Premiere

Thursday, November 17 2016

Join us on #givingtuesday (November 29th) as we premiere our first student video testimonial. Join this online event and stay up to date on time of release and more information on how you can help.…

Wine for Wisdom – Another Successful Year

Thursday, September 22 2016

Muchas Gracias – Muito Obrigado – Thank you – to the sponsors, donors, community leaders and individuals who support Polk State students. Because of you, the seventh annual Wine for Wisdom – South America presented by Boyer Building Corporation was…

Wine for Wisdom – Sold Out!

Monday, August 29 2016

The 7th Annual Wine for Wisdom is Sold Out!  Thanks so much to the sponsors and guests for their generous support of Polk State students.  If you have pledged a sponsorship or reservations, you can…

Donor Spotlight: Tina Feleccia

Monday, March 7 2016

Donor Spotlight: Tina Feleccia Professor of Computer Science The Polk State Basketball Team just concluded an outstanding 2015-2016 season. Before their departure to the “March Madness” playoffs at the 2016 Florida College System Athletics Association/National…

Student Spotlight: Elijah Cottrill

Monday, March 7 2016

Student Spotlight: Elijah Cottrill Polk State Changed Life On and Off the Court For sophomore Elijah Cottrill, sports was an important part of his life from an early age. Growing up in Beaver Falls, PA,…

Healthcare from the Heart

Tuesday, July 1 2014

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…

Maximizing Your Charitable Giving

Thursday, February 27 2014

Philanthropy is an important objective for many families.  For some, accomplishing their philanthropic goals is done via testamentary giving.  And while giving should be done from the heart and not for tax purposes, there are…