The NORTHERN FOUNDATION
JOIN US for Española Valley's Event of the Year
The Northern Foundation 23rd Annual Gala
Create Futures for Northern students and the communities of the Valley.
Sat. Nov. 10, 2018, 5pm / Ohkay Convention Center
Silent & Live Auction / Dinner & Entertainment
Tickets: $100 / Table of 10: $1,000
Reserve Your Space Today!
Contact Robin Duran, 505-747-2218, RLD@NNMC.edu
Get ready to BID HIGH and BID OFTEN on these FANTASTIC AUCTION ITEMS!
Some ever-popular items return:
The Wood-Burning Stove (courtesy of Ralph Medina and Blaze King)
A Load of Gravel (thank you Española Transit Mix)
A Set of Tires (from Garcia Tires)
PLUS Some really great new items have been donated:
A Baby Grand Piano
Pueblo of Pojoaque Buffalo (and you can observe on the hunt)
Arroyo Warriors (Speedy Robots built by STEM Mentorship Program)
More live auction items come in daily. To donate your auction item, contact RLD@nnmc.edu
Give to the Northern Foundation:
Support Northern students, faculty, and staff!
Dream, Journey, Thrive!
Thank You for Making the 2017 Gala a Success!
Since 1996, the Northern Foundation has flourished because of you: countless donors, Board members, Northern New Mexico College students, staff and community volunteers who share our vision for a thriving and vibrant Española Valley. Over 22 years, we built a legacy of support for Northern to Dream, Journey & Thrive!
For the third consecutive year, we set high marks in fundraising proving you believe in us and the future of the Valley. In 2017-18, the Northern Foundation has over $250,000 available to invest in Eagle students, staff and faculty for scholarships, grants and Community Fund support. Over the past three years, our Endowment has grown by almost 7%.
Some highlights in 2017 include creating 16 new scholarships funds, partnering with Rio Arriba County to host the Annual Regional Leadership Summit with LANL, and welcoming three new Board members. For the second year in a row, we had a record number of applicants for scholarships while granting a record dollar amount of annual awards.
A sincere and heartfelt thank you to the Española Valley and the entire region for your support of the Northern Foundation's 22nd Annual Gala! Once again we sold out - over 600 seats this year - and raised much-needed money for our Community Fund.
Our persistent goal is to keep our overhead low while creating more opportunities for students pursuing their dream of a college degree at Northern. You make this possible. We grow stronger every day because of all who donate time, resources, and talent to support our mission.