Kingman, AZ Mohave Community College (MCC) Check Presentation
S.E.E.4Vets presented a $12,814 check this week to MCC to help fund new Veterans Centers on campuses in Bullhead City, Kingman and Lake Havasu City. The MCC Kingman Veterans Center was created fall 2018. It was so successful that the Lake Havasu City campus and Bullhead City campus Veterans Centers were added spring 2019 with full support from S.E.E.4VETS. All of the colleges Veterans Centers are located in the campus libraries, where students have easy access to many resources including the MCC Student Success Centers and tutors.
In the photograph from left to right: Ray Torres, S.E.E.4VETS chairman, Diana Stithem, MCC interim president, Vern “Rusty” Findley, S.E.E.4VETS co-chairman and Jimi Hammond, MCC veterans services coordinator
Scottsdale, AZ. S.E.E.4VETS Summit
First-time ever Summit with Arizona community colleges and Nevada Truckee Meadows Community College was a success. The presentations were spot on to highlight the impact the S.E.E.4VETS Grants are having on student veterans. The testimonial stories and testimonies themselves, clearly pointed to S.E.E.4VETS doing good and memorable work. In addition, college representatives suggested ideas for S.E.E.4VETS to consider going forward. Summit was held Sept. 26, 2018 and total attendance, including nine board members stood at thirty-four.
Flagstaff, AZ S.E.E.4VETS Veterans Legacy Endowment Fund
S.E.E.4VETS established an S.E.E.4VETS Veterans Legacy Endowment Fund at Coconino Community College on September 7, 2018. After the Foundation breakfast, the $15,000 check was presented to the Foundation leadership and Dr. Colleen A. Smith, President of Coconino Community College (seated).
As the history books reflect on the post 9/11 era, service members and their families will be remembered as American patriots whose sacrifice and dedication to the values of our country will be singled out and revered for a long time. Please click on the S.E.E.4 Vets video. (Video produced by Rose+Moser+Allyn PR)
Rusty Findley, Vice Chairman of the Board, USAF, Lt.Gen.(Ret.) and Ray Torres, Chairman of the Board, S.E.E.4VETS had the privilege and honor to present a $5,000 check to Dr. Karin Hilgersom, President, Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) to fund the Veterans Upward Bound program (VUB). Please view video below and video produced by TMCC.