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Join the Alumni Board

Board members at the CLC Funnyraiser

You have something unique to give. You can help the Alumni Association grow membership, develop benefits, offer services and plan events that can change lives.

A career exploration event can create a new path for a student or a fundraiser brings in money to help a single mom who is trying to get new skills for a coveted job.  The Alumni Scholarship Fund can offer an alum money for classes that will help them move up to a better job and higher income. You can help by serving as a director on our Alumni Association Board.

Download the Alumni Board Application (PDF).

Requirements

  • Attend board meetings - The board meets from 6-7:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month except for July, November and December.
  • Participate in outreach and events - The HCC Alumni Association has promotional booths at high-profile community events and hosts its own events to promote engagement.  Additionally, we support all Foundation events either by volunteering, attending and promoting them in person and through social media.
  • Be an ambassador for the College - You will be expected to share your positive experiences at Heartland Community College and help bring new students to HCC, either for credit or non-credit classes such as Community Education or Customized Training.
  • Provide input - The Association continues to look for new ways to engage alumni and your ideas are welcome to expand benefits, events, recognition, or fundraising initiatives.
  • Commit to a three-year or two-year term - There are 12 members on the board of directors and all but one serve a three year term. 
  • Support Heartland Community College - Board members are expected to give of their time, talents and, when possible, offer financial support for the Foundation that provides money for scholarships.

Skills & Qualifications

Board members must have completed one class, credit or non-credit and must be a registered member of the HCC Alumni Association. Board members should be:

  • Committed
  • Enthusiastic
  • Involved
  • Organized
  • Responsible
  • Resourceful
  • Willing to interact on social media
  • Enjoy interacting in a public setting

Call or email us to learn more.  We would love to talk with you about getting more involved.

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Contact Us

Gena Glover

Associate Director of College Engagement
Phone: 309-268-8188
Email: alumni@heartland.edu

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