Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

03/14/2012 -- CCAC Intercollegiate Ice Hockey Team presents $1,000 check to the Mario Lemieux Foundation

PRESS RELEASE
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PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) North Campus Intercollegiate Ice Hockey team will present a $1,000 check to representatives from The Mario Lemieux Foundation Friday,

March 23, at 11:00 a.m. at the foundation’s headquarters located at 816 Fifth Avenue, Sixth Floor, Downtown. CCAC–North Campus Athletic Director Chuck Bell and a member of the team, CCAC student Tim Murphy, will make the presentation. 

The money raised was a result of fundraising the team conducted during the course of its season by selling raffle tickets to a March 5, 2012 Pittsburgh Penguins game. In addition to its annual ice hockey charity game, the CCAC–North Campus Intercollegiate Ice Hockey team also helps support The Mario Lemieux Foundation through funds raised from charity raffles of signed Penguins merchandise. 

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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.