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ACC Foundation Hosts 19th Gala
News Release
Monday, November 12, 2018

The Alvin Community College Foundation celebrated 70 years of the college by supporting student scholarships and college programs at the 19th Annual Foundation Gala on November 9.

Donations were raised through live and silent auctions during the Gala. The Beatles tribute band, The Fab 5, performed at the event.

The Foundation also collected $100 individual donations as part of the Adopt A Grant program for benches and solar lighting for the jogging trail, Dual Enrollment scholarships, the welding program, the Skilled Training Rewarding Independence and Vocational Education (STRIVE) program, the ACC Lab School Snow Day and an emergency fund for students affected by Hurricane Harvey.

The Gala is the Foundation's biggest fundraiser and proceeds are used to fund student scholarships, innovative grant and three staff excellence awards.

The ACC Foundation is a 501c (3) non-profit organization that supports the mission of the college. The Foundation offers numerous opportunities to make a difference in students’ lives through scholarship endowments, donations and more.

For more information about how to donate the Foundation, call 281-756-3600 or visit

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