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Nina Tandon, second from left, with STEM Scholars DCCCD STEM Institute Completes Sixth Year

The STEM Institute has inspired, encouraged and prepared students for rigorous academic and career paths.
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Solhee Han, Mountain View College student, with her acrylic painting at the Founders' Foyer art exhibitFounders’ Foyer Spring Student Art Exhibit

The Foundation unveiled the spring 2015 Founders’ Foyer rotating art exhibit on May 5.
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Alice Jones Berding Award winner Melissa CruzDCCCD Students Picked for Art, Music and Creative Writing Awards

Students are honored for annual awards established by a family that is passionate about the arts.
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Success Stories

Verlyncia AlvaradoVerlyncia Alvarado

El Centro College

Verlyncia Alvarado saw the Single Mothers Scholarship as an opportunity.
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Aishah DavisAishah Davis

Mountain View College

Aishah Davis leveraged passion for foreign language into an international career.
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Orlando MendozaOrlando Mendoza

El Centro College

For Orlando Mendoza, a Rising Star scholarship provided the funds and the confidence he needed to start college.
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Funding Priorities

The DCCCD STEM Institute

Educating the next generation of teachers, engineers and scientists.
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Health Careers Resource Center

A one-stop shop that places students on the appropriate track for health career program training.
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By the Numbers


In scholarships and
grants awarded yearly


Private dollars secured since Foundation's inception


Success rate of STEM Institute scholars
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Investing In Success

Rising Star provides scholarships, academic counseling and personal enrichment to Dallas high school seniors.

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Planned Giving

You can make a lasting difference for future students by starting a planned gift today.

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