Party in the Library

From ,the view is becoming clearer!

Open Air: This year’s event will take place in the newly constructed and beautifully spacious Hartnell College Plaza. Located in the center of the campus, the sprawling plaza is the perfect place to enjoy outdoor fun with plenty of room to spread out.

Each Sponsor will have their own designated “personal bubble” picnic table to enjoy the awesome entertainment and delicious food and wines.

We’ll be cooking up some of our Party classics (including abundant seafood, our trademark mashed potatoes and short ribs, and delicious Salinas Valley veggies). All of the food and beverages will be served to your private table and enjoyed family style.  We will ask Sponsors to make menu selections prior to Party in Near the Library to ensure everyone gets their favorites.

Live Music: Two stages will feature the tunes and talents of six local bands for a full three hours of live entertainment!

Honoree: Our amazing honoree, David Warner, will be recognized with a very special presentation of the Hartnell College Leadership Award.

Auction: The “Live” auction will be announced one week prior to the Party in Near the Library and “proxy bids” will be recorded – winners will be announced during the Party in Near the Library.

From the view is becoming clearer!

Open Air: This year’s event will take place in the newly constructed and beautifully spacious Hartnell College Plaza. Located in the center of the campus, the sprawling plaza is the perfect place to enjoy outdoor fun with plenty of room to spread out.

Each Sponsor will have their own designated “personal bubble” picnic table to enjoy the awesome entertainment and delicious food and wines.

We’ll be cooking up some of our Party classics (including abundant seafood, our trademark mashed potatoes and short ribs, and delicious Salinas Valley veggies). All of the food and beverages will be served to your private table and enjoyed family style.  We will ask Sponsors to make menu selections prior to Party in Near the Library to ensure everyone gets their favorites.

Live Music: Two stages will feature the tunes and talents of six local bands for a full three hours of live entertainment!

Honoree: Our amazing honoree, David Warner, will be recognized with a very special presentation of the Hartnell College Leadership Award.

Auction: The “Live” auction will be announced one week prior to the Party in Near the Library and “proxy bids” will be recorded – winners will be announced during the Party in Near the Library.

May 22, 2021

Saturday, Noon – 3:00 PM

In the NEW Hartnell College Plaza

For 15 years, the Party in the Library has helped raise critically important funds in support of the Hartnell College Foundation.

Every year, thanks to our incredibly generous supporters, the Foundation has been able to leverage every $1 raised at the Party into $10 for our students. We are so grateful to the amazing community of loyal donors who partner with us to ensure access to education in our community, year after year.

For more information contact Aleen Stoddard at astoddard@hartnell.edu.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 HARTNELL COLLEGE FOUNDATION LEADERSHIP AWARD

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Great Reasons To Sponsor The Hartnell College Foundation Party In The Library:

Great Reasons To Sponsor The Hartnell College Foundation Party In The Library: 

HARTNELL COLLEGE ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND IMPACT

  • One of just four California Community Colleges honored by the 20th Annual Dr. John W. Rice Award program to promote equity of opportunity and success for all students.
  • Transfer of graduates to California State University and University of California campuses has increased 60% since 2011.
  • The STEM Internship Program, the largest of its kind among community colleges nationwide, has provided research internships for more than 1,100 students over the past 14 years with such prestigious partners as the Naval Postgraduate School and Stanford University.
  • The Salinas Valley Promise scholarship and completion program, honored as a 2020 Bright Spot by the Bright Futures Education Partnership, served 1,005 first-time, full-time students in 2020-21, with 72% percent achieving course success compared with 62% of comparable students not in the Promise program.
  • Measure T bonds approved in 2016 are funding five current Hartnell construction projects, including construction of new education centers in Soledad and Castroville and expansion of a center in King City, a new Center for Nursing and Health Sciences, and modernization of the college’s two largest classroom buildings.
  • Top-20 producer among 1,450 U.S. colleges of associate degrees for Hispanic/Latinx students in the fields of mathematics and statistics; physical sciences; foreign languages, literatures and linguistics; communication technologies; psychology; and parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies.
  • The CSin3 computer science degree pathway graduates 72% of its students with a bachelor’s degree in three years. Of those students, 35% are women, 93% are from underrepresented minority groups and 76% are in their family’s first generation to attend college.
  • The WELI {Women’s Education and Leadership Institute) has awarded $450,000 in scholarships and graduated 200 scholars since 2011, with 97% achieving their personal academic goals and 65% transferring to four-year universities.
  • Total degrees and certificates awarded are up 362% since 2011.
  • Home to one of only nine national NASA Math & Aerospace {MAA) program sites and the only one on the West Coast, serving more than 8,000 K-12 students annually.
  • Hartnell College provides over $906,000 in student scholarships and paid internships each year.

IN THE AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY

  • #3 producer among 1,450 U.S. community colleges of associate degrees for Hispanic/Latinx students in agriculture-related fields in 2018-19.
  • 94% of graduates of the Agricultural and Business Technology Institute {Alisal Campus) were employed in agriculture, exceeding a five-year goal of 90% and up from 67% in 2018.
  • The Career Prep and Placement Center at the Agricultural and Business Technology Institute {Alisal Campus) placed 70 internships in 2019 and 2020, up from 37 when the center was established in 2018. That number is expected to exceed 153 by 2023.
  • The Advanced Automotive Technology program is one of just seven in the nation to be designated as a Toyota TECS Elite site, entitling it to additional training vehicles, specialized equipment and additional curriculum for student learning.
  • The Agriculture Business and Technology Institute serves more than 1,100 students annually.
  • The ag institute was created by and for the Salinas Valley agricultural industry to prepare skilled professionals for work in the dynamic career field across the region and state.
  • Students in Career & Technical Education fields increased their hourly wages by 80% after completion of their training compared with pre-training wages.
  • Hartnell offers premier food safety education opportunities and the state’s first Food Safety Certificate program.
  • For six years in a row, Monterey County Weekly recognized Hartnell’s Agricultural Business and Technology Institute as the “Best Local Ag Educator.”
  • The Advanced Automotive Technology program is one of just seven in the nation to be designated as a Toyota TECS Elite site, entitling it to additional training vehicles, specialized equipment and additional curriculum for student learning.
  • The Agriculture Business and Technology Institute serves more than 1,100 students annually.
  • The ag institute was created by and for the Salinas Valley agricultural industry to prepare skilled professionals for work in the dynamic career field across the region and state.
  • Students in Career & Technical Education fields increased their hourly wages by 80% after completion of their training compared with pre-training wages.
  • Hartnell offers premier food safety education opportunities and the state’s first Food Safety Certificate program.
  • For six years in a row, Monterey County Weekly recognized Hartnell’s Agricultural Business and Technology Institute as the “Best Local Ag Educator.”

IN THE AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY

  • #3 producer among 1,450 U.S. community colleges of associate degrees for Hispanic/Latinx students in agriculture-related fields in 2018-19.
  • 94% of graduates of the Agricultural and Business Technology Institute {Alisal Campus) were employed in agriculture, exceeding a five-year goal of 90% and up from 67% in 2018.
  • The Career Prep and Placement Center at the Agricultural and Business Technology Institute {Alisal Campus) placed 70 internships in 2019 and 2020, up from 37 when the center was established in 2018. That number is expected to exceed 153 by 2023.
  • The Advanced Automotive Technology program is one of just seven in the nation to be designated as a Toyota TECS Elite site, entitling it to additional training vehicles, specialized equipment and additional curriculum for student learning.
  • The Agriculture Business and Technology Institute serves more than 1,100 students annually.
  • The ag institute was created by and for the Salinas Valley agricultural industry to prepare skilled professionals for work in the dynamic career field across the region and state.
  • Students in Career & Technical Education fields increased their hourly wages by 80% after completion of their training compared with pre-training wages.
  • Hartnell offers premier food safety education opportunities and the state’s first Food Safety Certificate program.
  • For six years in a row, Monterey County Weekly recognized Hartnell’s Agricultural Business and Technology Institute as the “Best Local Ag Educator.”
  • The Advanced Automotive Technology program is one of just seven in the nation to be designated as a Toyota TECS Elite site, entitling it to additional training vehicles, specialized equipment and additional curriculum for student learning.
  • The Agriculture Business and Technology Institute serves more than 1,100 students annually.
  • The ag institute was created by and for the Salinas Valley agricultural industry to prepare skilled professionals for work in the dynamic career field across the region and state.
  • Students in Career & Technical Education fields increased their hourly wages by 80% after completion of their training compared with pre-training wages.
  • Hartnell offers premier food safety education opportunities and the state’s first Food Safety Certificate program.
  • For six years in a row, Monterey County Weekly recognized Hartnell’s Agricultural Business and Technology Institute as the “Best Local Ag Educator.”

IN THE NURSING AND ALLIED HEALTH INDUSTRY

  • 100% of students in the Registered Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Respiratory Care programs have passed their state exams for the past two years.
  • Hartnell’s Nursing & Allied Health programs won the 2018 Chancellor’s Gold Star Award due to students receiving a 420%increase in earnings upon entering their field, with 80% having attained the regional living wage and 100% of graduates employed in their field of study upon completion of the nursing program.
  • Enrollment in the Respiratory Care Program enrollment has grown by about 50 percent in the past eight years since its establishment in 2012, with near 100% employment of graduates.

HARTNELL COLLEGE STUDENTS ARE TOMORROW’S LEADERS

More than half are the first in their family to attend college, and 65% are currently living at or below the poverty level. They need your generous support to reach their full potential.

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