Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

11/23/2011 -- CCAC hosts annual ‘Deck Your Halls’ fundraiser

PRESS RELEASE
For more information, contact CCAC Public Relations.

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) Women’s Council will host the sixth annual “Deck Your Halls” scholarship fundraiser from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, December 6, at Byers Hall, CCAC–Allegheny Campus on the North Shore. The goal of the event is to raise money for scholarships for female students in need.

Funds are raised through the $5 admittance fee and a Chinese auction. Last year, the “Deck Your Halls” event raised nearly $3,000 for scholarships.

The CCAC Women’s Council embraces culture, learning and professional development. It strives to foster an environment of mutual respect and collaborations with departments and committees within the college while establishing liaisons with external agencies and organizations that further the goals of CCAC and women at the college.

For more information about the “Deck Your Halls” event, please contact Mary Jo Guercio at 412.237.2723 or mguercio@ccac.edu. Admission and separate auction tickets will be available at the door. Hors d’oeuvres and light refreshments will be served.

Photos of donated auction items will be available for viewing before the event at the Women's Council webpage.

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission is to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond. Visit www.ccac.edu to learn more.