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Hudson Valley Community College, Foundation Officials to Announce Major Gift

CONTACT: Janine Kava (518) 629-8071or (518) 248-4555 (cell)
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, June 28, 2006

WHO: Officials from Hudson Valley Community College and Hudson Valley Community College Foundation, the college's charitable foundation.
WHAT: The announcement of a major gift to the Foundation by an alumnus; the gift is the largest donation ever made to the Foundation by a graduate.

10:30 a.m. Friday, June 30, 2006


Williams Hall
Hudson Valley Community College campus
80 Vandenburgh Avenue, Troy


The Hudson Valley Community College Foundation is a not-for-profit charitable corporation formed in 1983 to philanthropically support the college's mission. Gifts to the Foundation from alumni, corporations and friends are used to enhance programs, facilities and scholarship opportunities at the college. In 2004-05, support to the Foundation exceeded $770,000.

DIRECTIONS: To reach Williams Hall, enter the Hudson Valley Community College campus via South Road (the entrance across from the Country Grove restaurant). Follow South Road, which will curve to the right and become Williams Access Road; use the entrance to the parking lot immediately after the road curves. Williams Hall is located at the south end of the parking lot. The press conference will take place in Room 104.