The Knoxville College Progress Report

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FROM SURVIVING TO THRIVING | 4TH QUARTER 2021

KC HOMECOMING 2021

Because of your support, we were able to raise upwards of $170,000 to help efforts toward our strategic goals and impact areas with Accreditation and Capital Improvements as priorities at our beloved Knoxville College.

Donations: $35, 770.03

President’s Gala Sponsors:  $44,683

Board Contributions: $11,600

Alumni Chapters: $15,000

(Top Giver: $8,000 Atlanta Chapter)

Golf Tournament: $5075

Greek Organizations:  $59,805

(Top Giver: $50,000 Beta Epsilon Alumni Group/Omega Psi Phi)


WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON NOW FOR OUR FUTURE

  • Fall semester close out and Spring Semester kick off
  • Exploring E-Sport program
  • Awaiting “Next Steps” from the “Build Back Better – Grant Collective” Application process
  • Completion of Pilot Store Sale
  • Exploring modular building options for Temporary Classroom, Campus Lab and Office Space
  • Renovation and new use of Faculty Housing for youth aging out of foster care
  • Adaptive re-use of the KC Library as the new Workforce Development Innovation Hub
  • Continued work on existing scope with funding awarded by the City of Knoxville 
  • Partnering with Knoxville College Community Development Corporation to create additional affordable housing for Mechanicsville residents

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON EVERYDAY

  • Debt Compliance, Reduction and/or Elimination
  • Seeking Accreditation
  • Increasing Online Enrollment
  • Creating the “Knoxville College Experience”
  • Developing our Workforce Program Partnerships

Thank you to everyone who pitched in to help us raise $6,195 on Giving Tuesday from the BIG GIVE!