Events

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BC Rainbow Crosswalk Installation Drive

The LGBTQ Task Force (Faculty & Staff) and the LGBTQ Resource Center (Students) are championing the installation of  three pride crosswalks at Bellevue College. You can join this cross-campus effort by making a gift to support rainbow crosswalks on the BC campus.

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5, 6, 7, 8, Run!

Bellevue College Theatre Arts Presents: 5-6-7-8 Run! – September 2020

Bellevue College Theatre Arts Department of Drama and Dance invites you to join us in supporting the productions of our student performing artists.  We do not want our students to stop learning and growing during these challenging times, so shortly we will begin producing plays virtually, dancing outdoors and streaming performances for free. And when we are all back in the theatre, we will have sets, costumes and lights, so your financial support now is more important than ever. Learn more today! 

Save the date invitation to participate in the scholarship read day

CANCELLED – BC Scholarship Application Read Day – March 27, 2020

BC Foundation Board Members, donors, BC faculty and staff, and community members come together for a one-day event to read and score student scholarship applications for the 2020-21 BC Foundation Scholarships. We are seeking volunteers to be readers. Flexible shifts, training, and refreshments will be provided. Email Lauren Hardin if you are interested in learning more or signing up.

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CANCELLED – BC Athletics Golf Tournament – March 30, 2020

Join us at Glendale County Club for a day of golf and raising funds for Bellevue College Athletics Scholarships. For more information and to register visit https://bellevuecollege.ejoinme.org/bcgolftournament

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Giving Drive

This year due to COVID-19 our physical event at the Meydenbauer has been cancelled. But please join us for the Bellevue College Foundation Giving Drive now through April 22nd.


Recent Events:

HOF ceremony announcement

State of Bellevue College – September 18, 2019

The Foundation hosted the inaugural ceremony for the Bellevue College Athletics Hall of Fame. The first class included 13 honorees beginning with our first sports teams in 1967. We have enjoyed the talents of some great Bellevue College athletes. They may have been a Helmsman or Bulldog, but they were all BC students who excelled in their respective sports.

Invitation to the annual State of BC Breakfast. BC President, Dr. Jerry Weber pictured on the left.

State of Bellevue College – September 18, 2019

The Foundation hosted the second annual State of BC Breakfast on September 18, 2019. Our President’s Circle donors, as well as our Corporate Partners, were pleased to hear comments from BC President, Dr. Jerry Weber. Dr. Weber provided a review of the past year’s successes and opportunities and goals for the upcoming 2019-2020 academic year.

Invite to the Experience Coral Wine Tasting event

Experience Coral Project Wine Tasting – July 11, 2019

The Foundation was delighted to present the Experience Coral Project by BC Environmental Science faculty member, Nancy Lane. Attendees enjoyed a wine tasting and hors d’oeuvers at the William Grassie Wine Estates in Fall City, WA.

Entrance to venue for bingo with welcome sign and balloons

BC Superhero BINGO! – June 14, 2019

The BC community came out in superhero fashion wearing their best capes and masks! Players enjoyed good food, entertaining bingo rounds, and event a superhero costume contest. Another great year with our hosts Waxie Moon and Big Wheel Bingo. We look forward to seeing everyone next year.

BC Women's softball team gathers to welcome player 18 to home plate

BC Softball – May 11, 2019

The BC Women’s Softball team had a great turn out for their final home game of the season in a doubleheader win against the Skagit Valley College Cardinals. Fans enjoyed cold drinks, hot dogs and excellent weather in a fantastic send-off for Head Coach Leah Francis. Coach Francis is concluding a fantastic 15-year run and will be retiring at the end of the 2019 season. Thanks for all your hard work Coach!

2019 Become Exceptional Luncheon

Become Exceptional Luncheon – April 24, 2019

Thank you to everyone that joined us at the 2019 Become Exceptional Luncheon. Together we raised more than $284,000 to build doors of opportunity for Bellevue College students pursuing their educational dreams and goals. We shared with this year’s attendees, Bellevue College and the Foundation’s desire to provide a community where anyone with a passion for learning can achieve their dreams.

2019 BC Athletics Golf Tournament

BC Athletics 2nd Annual Golf Tournament – April 1, 2019

BC Athletics staff and volunteers gathered to host a fantastic afternoon of golfing for community members and donors. The weather could not have been better, and fun was had by all. All proceeds benefit the BC Student Athlete Scholarship fund. Special thanks to all of the sponsors who supported the event, and to Glendale Country Club for hosting!

BCF Reads 2019 Scholarship Read Day event

BC Scholarship Application Read Day – March 22, 2019

BC Foundation Board Members, donors, BC faculty and staff, and community members came together for a one-day event to read and score student scholarship applications for the 2019-20 BC Foundation Scholarships. Our dedicated volunteers read and scored almost 400 applications! We thank them for their hard work and could not do it without them.

BC Residence Hall

BC Residence Hall Open House – September 20, 2019

BC faculty, staff, donors, trustees, and students gathered to celebrate the opening of BC’s first-ever residence hall on September 20, 2019. Guests were given tours of the facility and provided with samples from the brand new Pizza Kitchen located on the ground floor of the building.

 

For more information on Foundation events, please contact Eva Murrell, Events Manager & Board Liaison.

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Last Updated October 7, 2020