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Photo of Bob Korba and Pattie PowellDCCCD, Foundation Mourn Loss of Two Major Leaders

Foundation board leader Bob Korba and DCCCD Trustee Emerita Pattie Powell passed away on March 10.
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College Counts – and So Does Money Management

DCCCD launches C2: SAFE (College Counts: Securing Assets Through Financial Education).
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Rising Star Scholars Continue to Succeed by the Numbers

Scholarship program gives students a helping hand to excel in college and beyond.
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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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