The gala event, hosted by the Coon Rapids Campus Foundation, featured auctions of items donated by 104 local businesses and individuals. In addition, 17 area food establishments donated a delectable array of appetizers and desserts for attendees. Event sponsors Mercy and Unity Hospitals and Northeast Bank contributed underwriting funds for the event.
"We are so appreciative of the support provided by area individuals and businesses to make this important fundraiser a success," says Evelyn Gedde, Executive Director of the Coon Rapids Campus Foundation and ARCC Director of Institutional Advancement. "The impact scholarships can provide our students is immeasurable."
For more information about Anoka-Ramsey Community College Foundation or for details on how to apply for a scholarship, call 763-433-1220.