On September 16, the Hostos Community College Foundation’s 11th Annual Golf Outing raised more than $100,000 for student scholarships and support services.
The extended Hostos family, who generously contributed their time and resources, included 120 golfers, Title Sponsor Barnes & Noble, Lunch Sponsor Alpha Medical Equipment, and Dinner Sponsor Heating & Burner Supply, as well as Premium Foursomes, and golf hole sponsors.
The weather was perfect, and a raffle, a “ball-drop” contest (which featured a bucket truck), and the annual dinner and reception, all made the event a tremendous success.
Hostos President David Gómez and Foundation Chairman José Sánchez-Kinghorn welcomed all the golfers and dinner guests and thanked everyone who once again got behind the College’s mission, a mission President Gómez proudly stated has been going strong for nearly 50 years.
A special thank you to EVERYONE who donated to and participated in this wonderful event that raised so much support for our most valuable asset: our students!
Please enjoy the Facebook album from the Hostos Community College Foundation’s 11th Annual Golf Outing by clicking HERE.
About Hostos Community College
Eugenio María de Hostos Community College is an educational agent for change that has been transforming and improving the quality of life in the South Bronx and neighboring communities since 1968. It serves as a gateway to intellectual growth and socioeconomic mobility, as well as a point of departure for lifelong learning, success in professional careers, and transfer to advanced higher education programs. The College’s unique Student Success Coaching Unit provides students with individualized guidance and exemplifies its emphasis on student support services.
Hostos offers 29 associate degree programs and two certificate programs that facilitate easy transfer to The City University of New York’s (CUNY) four-year colleges or baccalaureate studies at other institutions. The College has an award-winning Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development that offers professional development courses and certificate-bearing workforce training programs. Hostos is part of CUNY, the nation’s leading urban public university, which serves more than 500,000 students at 24 colleges.