Foundation News

Published May 10, 2018 1:05 pm

Fall 2018 Kiwanis Scholarship Recipients at luncheon

Creston, IA--The Creston Kiwanis Club honored four Creston High School students/graduates, who have been selected to receive the club's 2018-19 Southwestern Community College (SWCC) scholarships, at their regular meeting on Tues., May 8, 2018, at The Windrow restaurant in Creston.

Read more: Creston Kiwanis Club awards scholarships through SWCC Foundation

Published December 22, 2017 10:32 am

Tisha Gannon, Sue Stearns, Chuck DeVos, and Pastor Cory Danley

The Life Point Assembly of God Church recently donated $300 to the Southwestern Community College Education Foundation for the purpose of scholarships to assist students, at the Osceola Center, who are completing the High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED).

Read more: Scholarship Established for Osceola Center HSED Students

Published November 15, 2017 11:12 am

Bright Scholars with Meredith Dohmen

The SWCC Education Foundation’s annual Donor-Scholar Dinner was held on the evening of Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, in the Student Center gymnasium. The evening provided a wonderful expression of gratitude for foundation donors, as well as celebration for the academic successes of the college’s students.

Read more: Donor-Scholar Dinner Provides Night of Celebration

Published August 15, 2017 11:39 am

SWCC golf team posing with SWCC sign at tournament

A team representing the Southwestern Community College athletics department golfed in the annual T-Fred Memorial Golf Tournament held on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, at Nishna Hills Golf Club in Atlantic.

Read more: Team Representing SWCC EF Plays in Memorial Golf Tourney

Published August 31, 2016 8:32 am

Cait Maitlen, Beth Kulow, Don Sonntag, and Barb Crittenden

Atlantic developers Don and Austin Sonntag, grandfather/grandson duo and owners of Sonntag Development, LLC, recently donated $5,000 to Southwestern Community College’s Education Foundation to be utilized for student scholarships.  Don would like to challenge businesses and other entities in the college’s region to match the donation in order to build the number of scholarships available to Southwestern’s students.

Read more: Sonntag Development Challenges Others to Donate