CBC Foundation honors students and donors at fall 2016 Donor Scholar Reception

View photos from the event here. The Coastal Bend College Foundation (CBCF) hosted a Donor Scholar Reception on August 30 to honor the fall 2016 CBCF scholarship recipients and the scholarships’ respective donors. Over $22,000 was awarded to CBC students for use in their fall courses. Reva Salazar, a CBC dual enrollment and A.C. Jones High School student, spoke about how the scholarship will help her make progress towards her goal of pursuing medical school … Continue reading CBC Foundation honors students and donors at fall 2016 Donor Scholar Reception

R.W. Dirks donates $5,000 to CBC Foundation

R.W. Dirks donates $5,000 to CBC Foundation Coastal Bend College (CBC) President Dr. Beatriz T. Espinoza (left) received a $5,000 donation from R.W. Dirks (right) as part of the R.W. Dirks Challenge campaign. R.W. “Bill” Dirks has been a champion and pioneer for Bee County College (BCC), and subsequently CBC, since he joined the Board of Trustees in 1971. He was involved in laying the foundation for a robust, student-centered institution to educate and serve … Continue reading R.W. Dirks donates $5,000 to CBC Foundation

Commencement ceremonies set for May 6 at Coastal Bend College

Headline: Commencement ceremonies set for May 6 at Coastal Bend College Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) commencement exercises are scheduled for Friday, May 6. Two ceremonies will take place—one at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. inside of the Peter S. Marecek Physical Fitness Center (gymnasium), which is located at the CBC Beeville campus on 3800 Charco Road. Graduates from CBC’s Beeville, Alice, Kingsville and Pleasanton locations will take part in the College’s annual commencement exercises. The … Continue reading Commencement ceremonies set for May 6 at Coastal Bend College

CBC Foundation awards scholarships to students at CBC Kingsville

Headline: CBC Foundation awards scholarships to students at CBC Kingsville The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Foundation recently awarded students at the Kingsville site with $600 in scholarship funds as part of its 50 for 50 Giving Campaign. The campaign was part of the College’s 50th anniversary giving campaign in 2015. The scholarship funds are comprised of donor, employee, and gala sponsorships/contributions. The CBC Foundation scholarships were merit based and selected by the CBC Foundation Scholarship … Continue reading CBC Foundation awards scholarships to students at CBC Kingsville

Students at CBC Alice awarded over $5,000 in scholarship funds from CBC Foundation

Headline: Students at CBC Alice receive over $5,000 in scholarship funds from CBC Foundation The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Foundation recently awarded students at the Alice site with over $5,000 in scholarship funds as part of its 50 for 50 Giving Campaign. The campaign was part of the College’s 50th anniversary giving campaign in 2015. The scholarship funds are comprised of donor, employee, and gala sponsorships/contributions. The CBC Foundation scholarships were merit based and selected … Continue reading Students at CBC Alice awarded over $5,000 in scholarship funds from CBC Foundation