Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Awards Grant to ACC

 
Asnuntuck Community College (ACC) held an event with the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving (HFPG) and the Connecticut Department of Social Services (DSS) at ACC’s Enfield campus on Thursday, June 22nd in recognition of the $227,600 grant that the HFPG awarded to ACC. The funding, to be distributed over a three year period, will assist the college in partially supporting a full-time Success Coach to work with Supplemental Nutrition Employment and Training Program (SNAP) students. Funds will also be used to provide student support, as well as to develop and implement a computer literacy class that will be offered four times each year. ACC's Continuing Education and Workforce Development Dean Eileen Peltier; Connecticut State Colleges and Universities Chief of Staff Alice Pritchard; DSS Commissioner Roderick Bremby; Director of Grants and Investment Partnerships at the Hartford Foundation Judy McBride and ACC President Dr. James Lombella were photographed at the event. Photo by Julie Cotnoir