2017-2018 Tunxis Community College Foundation Scholarship Application

The Tunxis Community College Foundation has completed accepting scholarship applications for 2017/2018.  Thank you to everyone who applied!  Our scholarship committee will review the applications and notify students in December via email.  We look to award scholarships in January and May of 2018.  Many of our scholarships are valid for up to 18 months. Thank you and enjoy … Read more

2016 Economic Conference Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors D’Amato Construction Company Stanley Black & Decker Gold Sponsors Barnes Foley Services Foley Services TRUMPF Inc. Silver Plus Cathryn L. Addy, Ph.D. Deloitte Follet Higher Education Group Peter & Nancy Grassilli Webster Bank Silver Sponsors Bristol Hospital Farmington Bank First Bristol Federal Credit Union Fourslide Spring and Stamping, Inc. Gene F. Prentiss & … Read more

2015 Economic Conference Sponsors

WONDERFUL Anonymous PLATINUM ESPN Stanley Black & Decker GOLD PLUS DeLoitte Webster Bank GOLD Barnes Group D’Amato Construction Company Follet Bookstore TRUMPF Inc. SILVER & STUDENT TEXTBOOK SPONSOR Dr. Cathryn Addy SILVER PLUS Gen Re & Kathleen Godfried SILVER AIG Benefits Group Blasius Farmington Bank First Bristol Federal Credit Union Fourslide Spring and Stamping Gene … Read more

Join us for networking, breakfast and learn how to navigate change with Vanessa Williams.

It is with great pleasure to announce our keynote speaker for this year’s Economic Conference and Networking Breakfast to be held on Friday, November 17, 2017 at the Farmington Marriott.  Vanessa Williams is the Founder and CEO of Leading Edge Consulting, a global executive coaching firm with offices in CT and FL. Vanessa is an  Executive Leadership Developer. … Read more

Congratulations to over 100 incoming and returning students receiving over $113,900 in scholarships

Congratulations to more than 100 incoming and returning Tunxis students receiving over $113,900 in scholarships and awards “under the tents” on campus during our 34th Annual Student Achievement & Recognition Ceremony! Thank you to the many Philanthropists, businesses and the people who helped make 2017 extraordinary on campus and throughout the community! Enjoy more photos thanks … Read more

iHeartRadio interviews Travelers Championship Tournament Director and the Tunxis Foundation

Rene DiNino of iHeartRadio interviewed Helen G. Sneed, Executive Director of the Tunxis Foundation along with Nathan Grube, Travelers Championship Tournament Director about the community impact of participating in Birdies for Charity throughout the state of Connecticut. Please enjoy the podcast: http://www.iheart.com/podcast/139-community-access-26936016/episode/interview-birdies-for-charity-tunxis-community-college-foundation-28207371?cmp=android_share If you would like to donate to the Tunxis Foundation through Birdies for Charity, … Read more

Scholarship and awards night is planned for Wednesday, 5/24/2017 at 5pm on campus and “under the tents”

Thank you to the many students who submitted a scholarship application and good luck!  We will notify students in May if they have been awarded a scholarship.  The Tunxis Foundation will provide free “thank you” cards to students who receive a scholarship, we want to help students thank the Philanthropist(s) that made the scholarship possible. Scholarship … Read more

Tunxis Foundation Scholarship Application

Acceptance for scholarship applications has now closed for this year. The Tunxis Community College Foundation is proud to announce it is accepting scholarship applications for 2017.  Our two page pdf application & essay (on the second page) are required for scholarship consideration and are due by 11:59pm 2/9/2017 via email to hsneed@new.tunxisfoundation.org   Essay: “What do … Read more

Kathryn Plourde: Tunxis Foundation Scholarship Recipient and 2016 Economic Conference Student Speaker

Student Speaker: Kathryn Plourde, pictured with John Gallant, Tunxis Foundation Board Member Our student speaker, Kathryn Plourde is a motivator and a mentor in many aspects of her life. Kathryn works full time for Filomeno & Company, P.C. as the supervisor of an administrative team of four.  She leads the Firm’s “50 Acts of Kindness” … Read more