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CFCC receives $30,000 donation from the Assistance League of Greater Wilmington to support nursing students

Wilmington, NC – Cape Fear Community College (CFCC) is excited to announce a generous donation of $30,000 from the Assistance League of Greater Wilmington, which will provide vital support for nursing students. This contribution will fund $1,000 scholarships for 30 deserving students, offering them the opportunity to further their education and embark on fulfilling careers  Read More

Local Family Honors Their Son’s Memory with Scholarship Fund for CFCC Culinary Art Students

Wilmington, NC – The Brunson Family has come together to create a lasting legacy in memory of their son, Darius Robert Brunson, who lost his battle with leukemia in December of 2022. To celebrate their son’s passion for the culinary arts and give back to the community and school that he loved, the family created  Read More

CFCC establishes Carol Lemley Montgomery Endowed Scholarship

Wilmington, NC – Cape Fear Community College (CFCC) is excited to announce the establishment of the Carol Lemley Montgomery Endowed Scholarship. The scholarship was made possible through the generous contribution of Retired Lt. Colonel Gilbert “Mac” Montgomery and 80 of his friends and family to honor his late wife, Dr. Carol L. Montgomery. The scholarship  Read More

CFCC exceeds goal to raise $1 million for nursing scholarships

Wilmington, NC – Cape Fear Community College is thrilled to announce that we have raised $1,046,994 for nursing scholarships, thanks to the generous support of individual and corporate donors in the community. This amount will provide an additional 52 nursing scholarships for our students, bringing the total number of nursing scholarships to approximately 130 per  Read More

Wilmington Contractors Association (WCA) supports CFCC students

It’s #FoundationFriday and we are pleased to announce the Wilmington Contractors Association (WCA) presented $9,000 to the CFCC Foundation to benefit the Wallace and Virginia West Endowed Scholarship fund and the Thurman Watts Book Scholarship. The West scholarship, established in 1999, honors two longtime administrators of the Wilmington Contractors Association (WCA), one of the oldest  Read More

Wilmington Riverfest supports CFCC students

Wilmington Riverfest has supported Cape Fear Community College students through the Riverfest/Ava Hobbs Endowed Scholarship fund since 2008, and we are excited to continue this wonderful partnership in changing lives! The Riverfest/Ava Hobbs scholarship supports CFCC Marine Technology students as they focus on their academic and career goals. Thank you to Riverfest for continuing to  Read More

Cape Fear Community College receives $25,000 toward student scholarships from Assistance League of Greater Wilmington

Wilmington, NC – The Cape Fear Community College Foundation is pleased to announce it has received $25,000 from the Assistance League of Greater Wilmington (ALGW). The gift will provide scholarships to support Cape Fear Community College students as they pursue their academic and career goals. “We thank the Assistance League of Greater Wilmington for this  Read More

Opportunities to Support CFCC Students on Giving Tuesday

Wilmington, NC – Since 2012, the Tuesday following Thanksgiving has been celebrated as Giving Tuesday, a day that encourages individuals across the globe to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity. The CFCC Foundation allows students to succeed and fulfill their goals despite potential financial or emergency hardships. Through the generosity of donors, students are provided support  Read More

CFCC Student Receives Inaugural Scholarship

While weighing career possibilities, Maria Torres decided to take the masonry course offered at her high school. That’s when she discovered she had a knack for brick masonry. Torres enjoyed masonry so much that she studied it throughout high school. Encouraged by her masonry teacher, Torres entered 25 masonry competitions. She won several awards and  Read More

CFCC Foundation Mourns the Loss of Betsy Leonard

On Sunday, July 10, the entire Cape Fear Community College family lost a legend. Elizabeth (Betsy) Edwards Leonard was integral to the college and its Foundation since 2005. She served on the CFCC Foundation Board of Directors as chair for many years, was a member of the McKeithan Society, and served as Foundation Board Emeritus  Read More
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