Events

Join us for our upcoming events!

Save the Date:

BCF Reads 2019 Scholarship Read Day event

BC Scholarship Application Read Day – March 22, 2019

2019 BC Athletics Golf Tournament Invite

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

Sign up to play, sponsor a hole, or come for the dinner and silent action. Learn more and register here!

2018-19 BC Foundation Luncheon Invite

Become Exceptional Luncheon – April 24, 2019

Learn more about the event and RSVP to attend. Can’t attend? Consider donating!

Bulldog Softball Game

BC Softball Game Cookout – May 11, 2019

We hope you join us on May 11th to cheer on the Bulldog Softball Team! We will have beer and hotdogs for attendees.  Donations accepted.

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BC Bingo – June 7, 2019

 


Recent Events:

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.

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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.

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BC Bingo! – June 8, 2018

The Foundation hosted the third annual BC BINGO event on June 8. More than 100 guests enjoyed a delicious BBQ dinner, local beer and wine, and several rounds of bingo play. The fabulous “boylesque” performer Waxie Moon entertained the crowd and presented winners with wacky prizes. Event proceeds benefited the BC Foundation.

2017-18 BC Faculty and Staff Excellence Award Winners

BC Year End Employee Celebration & Excellence Awards – June 6, 2018

On June 6 we celebrated the winners of the annual Excellence Awards at the Bellevue College Year-End Celebration. BC President Dr. Jerry Weber, the BC Foundation Board, Trustees, faculty, and staff joined together as we added four more exceptional faculty and staff members to the distinguished list of winners. Congratulations to the 2018 honorees (left to right): Charles Calvert, Suzanne Lane, Sara Gardner, Katherine Oleson.

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Become Exceptional Luncheon – April 25, 2018

On April 25 hundreds of our community’s most influential business, civic, and educational leaders and supporters gathered for the Become Exceptional Luncheon. The Luncheon, emceed by BC’s Dr. Alec Campbell, featured BC President Dr. Jerry Weber, Former Washington State Attorney General Rob McKenna, King County Councilmember Claudia Balducci and Foundation scholarship recipient Yaritza Encarnación Farias, who spoke from the student’s perspective, sharing the crucial element scholarship funding provides for hers and many other’s academic success.
The Become Exceptional Luncheon is the Foundation’s largest fundraising event; securing critical funds needed to support the success of students, faculty, and staff through scholarships, programs, and special projects that otherwise would not be funded. Thanks to our sponsors and donors, this year’s event raised $262,195!


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

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Last Updated February 18, 2019