Student Training & Employment Program (STEP) Announces $10M Awarded to Support Education and Career Pathways for Students with Disabilities

Student Training & Employment Program (STEP) Announces $10M Awarded to Support Education and Career Pathways for Students with Disabilities

The Foundation for California Community Colleges (FoundationCCC) in partnership with the California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR), has announced $10 million in funds awarded to strengthen educational and career pathways for students with disabilities.

LAUNCH and the Los Angeles Regional Consortium (LARC) Apprenticeship Receives $1.1 million Grant from The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

LAUNCH and the Los Angeles Regional Consortium (LARC) Apprenticeship Receives $1.1 million Grant from The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

The LAUNCH Apprenticeship Network (LAUNCH) is pleased to announce the receipt of a generous $1.1 million grant from The Broad Foundation in support of its work to increase apprenticeship opportunities in the Los Angeles region.

New “Determined Voices” Campaign Launched to Celebrate the Successes of Immigrant Women Across the California Community Colleges

New “Determined Voices” Campaign Launched to Celebrate the Successes of Immigrant Women Across the California Community Colleges

In alignment with Undocumented Student Action Week (October 16-20, 2023), the Foundation for California Community Colleges (FoundationCCC) has launched a new “Determined Voices: Stories of Immigrant Women” campaign, an 18-month public awareness initiative funded in-part by Michelson Philanthropies.

LAUNCH Apprenticeship Network Partners with Los Angeles Community Colleges to Expand Apprenticeship and Increase Career Opportunities for Californians

LAUNCH Apprenticeship Network Partners with Los Angeles Community Colleges to Expand Apprenticeship and Increase Career Opportunities for Californians

Today, the LAUNCH Apprenticeship Network (LAUNCH) is excited to announce a new partnership with the Los Angeles Regional Consortium (LARC), a consortium of 19 California community colleges focused on promoting career and technical education.

Nursing Education Investment Grants Program Awards Over $521,000 to Help Educate and Train More Nurses Through the California Community Colleges

Nursing Education Investment Grants Program Awards Over $521,000 to Help Educate and Train More Nurses Through the California Community Colleges

The Foundation for California Community Colleges’ (FoundationCCC) Nursing Education Investment Grants Program recently announced its awardees for 2023. In total, $521,974 was awarded to campus projects focused on nursing education and training that address academic readiness, holistic admission process, and development of a culturally responsive curriculum. 

Foundation for California Community Colleges and Institute of the Environment at UC Davis to Host California Forestry Workforce Summit

Foundation for California Community Colleges and Institute of the Environment at UC Davis to Host California Forestry Workforce Summit

The Foundation for California Community Colleges will be hosting a two-day Forestry Workforce Summit in partnership with the UC Davis Institute of the Environment and supported by presenting sponsor Forest Futures, an initiative of the Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation.

Foundation for California Community Colleges is Awarded $21.5 Million Through the American Rescue Plan Good Jobs Challenge

Foundation for California Community Colleges is Awarded $21.5 Million Through the American Rescue Plan Good Jobs Challenge

Today, the Foundation for California Community Colleges (FoundationCCC) was announced as a recipient of one of 32 grants awarded as part of the $500 million Good Jobs Challenge funded by President Biden’s American Rescue Plan and administered by the Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration.

California Launches Medicine Scholars Program to Help Diversify the State’s Primary Care Physician Workforce

California Launches Medicine Scholars Program to Help Diversify the State’s Primary Care Physician Workforce

Today marks the official launch of the California Medicine Scholars Program (CMSP) thanks to funding from the California Department of Health Care Access and Information and its commitment to strengthening California community college to medical school pathway.