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Community College of Denver Foundation

The Community College of Denver (CCD) Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit focused on offering life-changing educational opportunities for CCD students through scholarship and program support.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
1
Full Time Staff:
2
Contract Staff:
1
Volunteers Annually:
150
Retention Rate:
100%

Leah Goss, Executive Director
Start Date: 2019

A veteran fundraiser with expertise in major gifts and corporate giving, Goss brings years of education and non-profit experience to the Foundation.

Everette Freeman, President, CCD
Start Date: 2013

Everette J. Freeman assumed the Community College of Denver presidency on November 1, 2013. Prior to coming to CCD, Freeman served as president of Albany State University in Albany, Georgia for nearly 9 years. A Washington D.C. native, Freeman received his B.A. degree in Sociology/Economics from Antioch College in 1972, an M.A. degree in Labor and Industrial Relations from the University of Illinois in 1974 and an Ed.D. in Education Foundations from Rutgers University in 1983. A scholar and admired strategist, Freeman is a leader in higher education and is well-known for his commitment to workforce and economic development.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
6
Term Length:
3 years
Term Limit:
2
Total # of Board Members:
11
Clients on Board:
Yes
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
7
Male:
9
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
4
Asian:
0
White:
9
Hispanic or Latino:
2
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
1

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

80%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Board Development
Development / Fund Development / Fund Raising / Grant Writing / Major Gifts
Finance & Administration
Stewardship

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