April 20, 2022
US Bank Foundation supports Clark students
US Bank Foundation for encouraging Clark College students to save money and become financially savvy with a grant supporting Clark’s comprehensive financial wellness program.
March 31, 2022
Calen Ouellette is new CEO
Calen D. B. Ouellette, MBA, was named chief executive officer and chief advancement officer for Clark College Foundation on Thursday, March 31, 2022, by its board of directors.
March 29, 2022
“To endow or not to endow?”
Clark College Foundation CEO Lisa Gibert penned a paper for the spring 2022 edition of the Journal of Education Advancement and Marketing.
March 8, 2022
Iris Awards winner for 2022
CEO Lisa Gibert is one of five recipients of the prestigious community accolade.
March 1, 2022
Bank of America Foundation helps Clark students save
Bank of America Foundation provided a lead grant in a pilot program to encourage Clark College students to save money and become financially savvy.
February 14, 2022
Cowlitz Tribal Foundation Clark County Fund continues to support Clark
Cowlitz Tribal Foundation Clark County Fund is supporting Clark College’s Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) program with a new grant. This new multi-year grant helps Clark increase diversity in STEM.
February 7, 2022
Keith Koplan is a Real Hero
Keith Koplan, investment chair of Clark College Foundation’s Board of Directors and Clark College alumnus, is a 2021 Real Hero for his exemplary volunteer work within education in Southwest Washington.
January 25, 2022
Clark alumna secures scholarships for African students
Six international students get tuition, housing funding to help during pandemic thanks to Aemri Marks ’17. Clark College Foundation awards financial assistance to Clark students.
December 14, 2021
Rose and Jacobsen join foundation board
Two local businessmen join the foundation’s board of directors.
November 23, 2021
Merit award won from PRSA Oregon
Clark College Foundation received a merit award from PRSA Oregon for a one-day fundraising and outreach effort called PenguinsGive, a 24-hour day of giving.
October 11, 2021
Clark College Foundation has history of investing responsibly
Clark College Foundation maintains rigorous review protocols and procedures when it comes to gift acquisition and investment strategies.
September 9, 2021
CEO to step aside next year
Having served 16 years as chief executive officer, Lisa Gibert is stepping aside from her leadership role Clark College Foundation next June.
July 8, 2021
Local pediatrician Devon Ebbing is new board member
Devon Ebbing, M.D., a pediatrician with The Vancouver Clinic, and a supervising physician for the Washington State School for the Deaf, joined Clark College Foundation Board of Directors.
May 10, 2021
Foundation receives national award for podcast
The foundation received a distinguished 2021 Bronze Anvil Commendation from the Public Relations Society of America for its podcast, “Beyond the Tragedy.”
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April 12, 2021
Corey Dobbs ’17, a development specialist in annual giving and alumni relations, is a Rising Star in the alumni relations field for 2021. >>>Read the news
March 11, 2021
A 24-hour fundraising event to benefit Clark students. Support the departments and programs most important to you during Penguins Give. Dollar-for-dollar matches and challenges available. >>>Read the news
February 19, 2021
CASE District 8 endorsed “Time will tell” for the diverse topic and writers for the George Oberg Jr. story about how he shaped the Pacific Northwest LGBTQIA+ movement. >>>Read the news
February 2, 2021
George Oberg Jr.’s inspiring story about how he shaped the Pacific Northwest LGBTQIA+ movement won a bronze award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education District 8. >>>Read the news
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October 26, 2015 Outstanding alumni, rising star awardees announced
October 19,2015 Foundation wins two national fundraising awards
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December 2, 2016 Grant addresses veterans’ needs for college success, retention
July 15, 2016 Gibert named to national philanthropy group
July 11, 2016 Bank of America funds financial coach
February 22, 2016 American Legion provides $10,000 for vets
January 26, 2016 Archer @ Archer exhibit and alumni reception February 9 (pdf)
January 7, 2016 Munson new senior VP of development
December 26, 2017 – Clark College Foundation wins top regional CASE awards
September 27, 2017 – Parish named to board of directors
August 21, 2017 2017 Presidential Awardees Announced
May 3, 2017 Four new board members welcomed
April 12, 2017 Auditions for Savoring Excellence Gala April 25 & 26
March 15, 2017 Foundation hires estate planning expert, attorney
February 16, 2017 $1 Million Scholarship Movement
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Actor and Clark alumnus Sam Elliott has provided a voice tag for Clark College Foundation’s upcoming local television commercials.
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B-roll or YouTube
Clark College Foundation has B-roll video of the campus and various college events available by request. The
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