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Awaken the holiday spirit within, and put some jazz in your jingle this year while helping a great cause, at the fourth annual Jingle Jazz concert on Thursday, December 8 at 7:30 pm in Peninsula College’s Little Theater, presented by The Olympus Group of DA Davidson and the Peninsula College Foundation.

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Pure, distilled country music with harmonies as “smooth as velvet” are on tap as FarmStrong takes the audience beyond bluegrass during a performance to benefit the Peninsula College Foundation, October 21 in Peninsula College’s Maier Hall. Presented by Forks Outfitters and the Foundation, the event kicks off at 7:00 pm with a $10 general admission. 

FarmStrong is an acoustic music...

Thanks to a gift of $1.425 million from Port Angeles resident, Dorothy Field, the Peninsula College Foundation has quickly acquired a location for the performing arts center envisioned by Donna Morris in her will.  Using the donation from Field, the Foundation was able to purchase approximately 70,000 square feet of undeveloped real estate at the northwest corner of Front and Oak streets on...

The Peninsula College Foundation is excited to announce the receipt of a nine million dollar gift from the estate of Port Angeles resident, Donna M. Morris, since her death in 2014.  In her will, Ms. Morris left the gift to the Foundation, a tax-exempt 501(c)3 charitable organization, to be used “specifically for the design, construction and maintenance of a performing arts center to be...

Building on the sold-out success of last year’s spring concert, the Peninsula College Foundation, with sponsorship from Wilder Auto, presents an exceptional evening of jazz standards as “Tom & Linda play Hoagy & Cole” on Friday, March 25 at 7:00 pm in Peninsula College’s Maier Hall.

Take a walk down memory lane during this evening of lively classic American music featuring...

The Peninsula College Foundation is offering dozens of scholarships to students attending Peninsula College for the 2016-2017 school year. Scholarships are available in the areas of nursing and medical assistant programs; automotive technology and welding; for single parents and adults returning to college; students with financial need; science, English, business administration, and more....

WEDNESDAY, December 9, 2015!

Awaken the holiday spirit within, and put some jingle in your jazz this year while helping a great cause, at the third annual Jingle Jazz concert on Wednesday, December 9 at 7:30 pm in Peninsula College’s Little Theater, presented by Irwin Dental Center and the Peninsula College Foundation.

A no-host dessert reception with wines provided by Olympic...

Reptile research, a lecture series on historical philosophers, up-to-date medical equipment for teaching, and student testing fees were just some of the items funded with $43,000 in Peninsula College Foundation grants this year. An additional 90 students were awarded scholarships totaling more than $225,000, giving them a much needed boost for the 2015- 2016 academic year.

A review of...

A few years ago over dinner, Peninsula College alumni Jeannie Hedberg and Ed Thompson came up with the idea of creating an endowed fund for PC in the name of their beloved science instructor, Art Feiro. Graduates of PC’s class of 1963, the two had a long history with the man for whom Port Angeles’s Feiro Marine Life Center is named.

In junior high school they experienced science with...

Fifty-seven scholarships awarded by the Peninsula College Foundation are giving 44 Peninsula College students a much welcomed and needed financial boost this summer and fall for the 2014-2015 academic year.

According to Getta Rogers, Foundation Development Manager, the scholarship awards totaled $82,312, an increase of nearly $20,000 over the previous year. Included in...

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