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Fall 2023 Update

Creating impact in community, together.

You, our donors, and supporters help us recognize and celebrate the people in our community. Through your investment in NSCC students and alumni, you’re making a lasting impact in community.

In this update, you’ll learn about new awards and programs dedicated to equity-deserving students, emerging support for entrepreneurs, a new event celebrating Creative Industries students and alumni, and one donor's incredible impact over the past five years.

Photo, from left to right of Rocky Jones, Deanna Mohamed, and Chester Borden with white background.
NSCC awards to celebrate Black and African Nova Scotian community leaders Thanks to the generosity and endorsement of NSCC’s Black African Nova Scotian Employee Resource Network (BAERN), four new $2,500 awards have been launched to support Black and African Nova Scotian students at NSCC.
Photo of Scotiabank EITM Growth Grant Recipient, Kara Friesen.
Scotiabank funding elevates goals for NSCC alumni “I feel very supported as an alum of NSCC’s Kingstec Campus. It's almost like I never left!” said Kara Friesen, in response to being the first recipient of the Scotiabank Entrepreneur-in-the-Making Growth Grant.
Group photo of Cumberland Campus students enjoying breakfast through the Cumberland Campus Breakfast Program.
Five years of impact and more: Thank you Dr. and Mrs. H.E. Christie Community Foundation Over the last five years, the Dr. and Mrs. H.E. Christie Community Foundation has made an incredible impact at Cumberland Campus, helping with student issues like food insecurity, cost of living, transportation and more.
Photo of NSCC students and East Coast Credit Union staff in front of NSCC banner holding East Coast Credit Union promotional signs.
East Coast Credit Union tailors donation to support equity-deserving students NSCC proudly offers various programs and awards tailored to supporting equity-deserving students. We are dedicated to increasing support for equity-deserving students by partnering with donors like East Coast Credit Union.
Photo of music performance at Spark Creativity.
Sparking Creativity – Soaring talents and student support This spring, NSCC hosted Spark Creativity, a soaring success for its inaugural event spending the night celebrating student and alumni talent from NSCC’s Creative Industries programming.

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