Clark College Foundation News

Savoring the excellence of thank yous and goodbyes

Surprise major gift announced The event was billed as thank you and goodbye, yet the evening was equally about welcome and hello. Savoring Excellence, held at the Hilton Vancouver Washington on May 24, 2022, was the first in-person event Clark College Foundation has hosted since 2018. It brought together donors, partners, alumni, students, faculty and […]

Clark Partners magazine spring 2022

Bravo! Jerry Smith lauded for his contributions to philanthropy Jerry Smith began funding scholarships for nursing students at Clark to honor his late wife, Lou Smith. Now he’s being honored himself for his philanthropy: with Clark College Foundation’s Award for Excellence. Jerry’s dedication to nursing Today’s special: A plate full of giving with a side […]

What constitutes a campaign?

Every campaign highlights the numbers—in our case, seven years and 22,409 gifts equaling more than $32 million But behind those numbers are people and their stories. Lots and lots of heartfelt stories. Here’s a deeper dive into the people who have made the Promising Pathways Campaign the most successful fundraising endeavor in the history of […]

Clark Partners magazine spring edition coverClark Partners Magazine

The magazine features stories of our amazing alumni, talented faculty, the philanthropic partners who support us and the vibrant business community that ties us all together.
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