About the Foundation

About the Foundation

Mission:

To “supply aid for charitable, benevolent, educational, scientific and literary purposes,” according to the organization’s articles of incorporation.

History:

The Seminole State College Educational Foundation was established in 1972 to “supply aid for charitable, benevolent, educational, scientific and literary purposes,” according to the organization’s articles of incorporation.  Foundation scholarships are awarded according to guidelines established by the donors.  During the 2015-2016 academic year, $78,000 in scholarships were awarded to SSC students by the Foundation.  Additionally, in recent years the Foundation has assisted with the building of the Roesler and Seminole Nation Residential Learning centers, the development of the Henderson Park area, the Ben and Bonnie Walkingstick Student Services Center, and the Dan and Andrea Boren Center.

Support:

If you wish to contribute the Foundation’s work, please visit the Your Donation Counts link on this website.  If you would like more information about the Seminole State College Educational Foundation, please contact SSC President Emeritus Dr. Jim Utterback at j.utterback@sscok.edu or by phone at 405-382-9555.