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The Hartnell College Foundation is an independent, non-profit corporation organized by community-spirited citizens in 1979 to support the students, faculty, staff, and programs of Hartnell College by garnering corporate, foundation, and private support for the college.

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Fourteenth Annual GALA for the Arts

Hartnell College is hosting its Fourteenth Annual GALA FOR THE ARTS BENEFIT RECEPTION and SILENT AUCTION on November 16th, 2019. The event features an outstanding performance of Evita by The Western Stage in the Hartnell College Center for Performing Arts in Mainstage...

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Seventh Hartnell Athletics Hall of Fame

Honoree Class of 2019 The Hartnell Community College District is proud to announce the Seventh Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2019 to be inducted on Nov. 2 at 411 Central Ave. in Salinas. This seventh annual event will begin at 11:30 a.m. in the Student Center,...

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New Position Open- Director of Philanthropy

Director of Philanthropy BASIC FUNCTION: Under the general direction of the Vice President of Advancement and Development, the Director of Philanthropy provides support and fundraising expertise for the resource development related activities of the college. A key...

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