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ERIC Number: ED494818
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 13
Abstractor: ERIC
Securing the Future: Community College Endowments. A Brief Guide to Endowment Planning
American Association of Community Colleges (NJ3)
This guide explains what an endowment is, how and when to create an endowment, how endowments are invested, and how large a donation is required to establish an endowed fund. For community colleges, such contributions ensure long-term funding for critical needs such as student scholarships or instructional equipment to keep up with new technologies. For the donor, endowments can create a lasting legacy or memorial that ultimately affects the lives of thousands of students and families, and their communities.
American Association of Community Colleges. One Dupont Circle NW Suite 410, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 202-728-0200; Fax: 202-833-2467; Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education; Two Year Colleges
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Community Colleges, Washington, DC.; Association of Community Coll. Trustees, Washington, DC.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A