Events

Join us for our upcoming events!

Save the Date:

Invite to the Experience Coral Wine Tasting event

Experience Coral Project Wine Tasting – July 11, 2019

We hope you join us on July 11th to learn more about the the Experience Coral Project by BC Environmental Science faculty member, Nancy Lane. Enjoy a wine tasting and hors d’oeuvers at the William Grassie Wine Estates in Fall City, WA. Please confirm your attendance by July 1, 2019 to eva.murrell@bellevuecollege.edu.

State of Bellevue College – September 18, 2019

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


Recent Events:

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 double header 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.

2018-19 BC Foundation Donors & Scholars

Donor & Scholar Reception – November 1, 2018

This event celebrates the exceptional group of BC Foundation scholarship recipients, as well as the generous donors who make these scholarships possible. Our featured speakers included two remarkable scholarship recipients; they shared how the Foundation is helping them achieve their educational dreams. Thank you to all the donors, scholarship recipients, BC leadership and special guests who joined us this year.

2018 BC Homecoming Golf Cart Parade

BC Homecoming Week – October 8-12, 2018

Bellevue College added to its rapidly growing Homecoming Week tradition in 2018 with the second annual wildly creative Golf Cart Parade, the inaugural International Soccer World Cup Tournament, Sidewalk Chalk Contest, and many more events during an entire week of unique theme days.

state of bc breakfast

BC Foundation State of BC Breakfast – June 20, 2018

The Foundation hosted the inaugural State of BC Breakfast on June 20, 2018. Honored guests included our President’s Circle donors as well as our Corporate Partners. Dr. Weber provided an exclusive look back over his first 10 months as BC president, and a preview of the year to come.

 

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

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Last Updated June 24, 2019