The annual meeting of the East Central College Foundation is scheduled for Thursday, January 28, 2016. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in Buescher Hall, Room 238 on the ECC campus in Union.
At the annual meeting, the slate of nominations for the offices of directors of the ECC Foundation board for 2016 will be presented. The oath of office will be administered to the newly elected and returning directors. The Foundation board is composed of 25 individuals from businesses, professions and community services. Directors take an active role in fundraising and membership activities, finance and investment planning and supervision of planned gifts and endowments.
Shannon Grus, executive director of the Foundation, will deliver the annual report.
All persons interested in the advancement and growth of East Central College shall be eligible for membership in the Foundation. Members shall have made a $50 value contribution for each Foundation fiscal year or portion thereof. Contributions made within a period of 60 days prior to the commencement of a fiscal year will be considered as payment in full through the following fiscal year period. Members shall receive all services provided to the membership.
Established in 1975, the East Central College Foundation supports the growth and development of East Central College in whatever ways might be beneficial to students, staff and facilities. It solicits and receives tax deductible gifts which are managed for the benefit of the college and its students. It is chartered as a non-profit 501 (c)3 organization for educational purposes.
The ECC Foundation provided more than $180,000 in scholarships to more than 150 students this academic year.
For information regarding the ECC Foundation, call 636-584-6506 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.