The mission of the VFCCE is to provide access to education for all Virginians. Through the statewide scholarship program, students have the opportunity to apply for scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $10,000. The VFCCE recognizes outstanding students of all ages and backgrounds. In 2016, 74 students received scholarships totaling over $364,000, through the generous support of our partners, including:
- Wells Fargo
- Valley Proteins
- Potomac Health Foundation
- Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association
- Association for Corporate Growth – Richmond
- Institute of Real Estate Management, Central VA Chapter
- Peachtree House Foundation
- John T. Casteen
- Glenn DuBois
- LaVonne Parker Ellis
- Dana Hamel
- Eva T. Hardy
- Karen Petersen
- Larry Sartoris
- Gerald F. “J.J.” Smith, Jr.
- Michael Smith
- Eleanor Saslaw
Your support is vital to the continued success and growth of the VFCCE scholarship program. As we look to the promise of the next 50 years, please consider investing in Virginia’s future by:
Whether you support VFCCE scholarships through a pledge, planned gift, or contribution through cash, stocks, or securities, your gift will strengthen our students, colleges and communities throughout the Commonwealth for years to come. To contribute, please visit the VFCCE donation page.
If you know of someone who would benefit from a scholarship to one of our community colleges or if you know of someone who would like to make an investment in our future leaders, please spread the word about our statewide scholarship program.