Publications & Products
September 2015
Volume 5, Issue 3

Community College Advancement News

Show Return on Investment of Major Gift Fundraising

By refocusing her fundraising efforts on major gifts, a community college foundation director helped solicit the largest gift in the history of her institution and helped it quickly surpass the goal of its latest campaign. Read more...

Tuition-Free College Among Hot Topics at Upcoming Conference

The prospect of "free" community college and how advancement practitioners should respond is among the hot topics to be discussed at the CASE Conference for Community College Advancement, Oct. 1-3, in Anaheim, California. Read more...

Make the Most of CASE Membership

Community college advancement professionals are encouraged to attend one of the following 30-minute presentations about the benefits and resources available to CASE members:

  • Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, at 2 p.m., Eastern
  • Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, at 2 p.m., Eastern
  • Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, at 1 p.m., Eastern
  • Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, at 11 a.m., Eastern
  • Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, at 11 a.m., Eastern

Registration for the presentations is free, and they are open to CASE members and non-members. Participants will have a chance to ask questions and offer suggestions for additional resources. 

District Awards Programs Accepting Entries

Five of CASE’s eight North American district awards programs are currently accepting entries.

The District VII awards program will begin accepting entries on Tuesday, Oct. 6. The District IV awards program will begin accepting entries on Sunday, Nov. 1. The District V awards program is no longer accepting entries. 

Welcome to CASE

The following institutions recently became CASE members:

  • College of Micronesia – FSM (Kolonia, Federated States of Micronesia)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (Grand Rapids, Michigan)

Please share your questions and comments with Marc Westenburg via email at or +1 202 478 5570.

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