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LAVC Family Resource Center Receives the 2016 CA Chancellor's Student Success Award

Congratulations to the LAVC Family Resource Center for being recognized by California Community College Interim Chancellor Erik E. Skinner as an exemplary program that supports students as they achieve their higher education goals.

LAVC Family Resource Center Receives the 2016 CA Chancellor's Student Success Award

California Community Colleges Interim Chancellor Erik E. Skinner honored LAVC's Family Resource Center with one of the 2016 Chancellor’s Student Success Award on November 18 in Riverside. California. The College of the Desert’s EDGE Program was also honored.

The award is presented annually to programs that succeed in supporting students as they achieve their higher education goals. 

Los Angeles Valley College created the Family Resource Center in 1999 as part of an effort to help support student parents meet their educational goals and balance both family and college life. The Family Resource Center is an award-winning integral part of the Los Angeles Valley College campus. The center that allows student parents and their children to participate in various playgroups, family picnics, parenting workshops, dad activity groups, and more. It serves as inspiration and model for other colleges to implement student parent programs.

The 2016 Chancellor’s Student Success Award is made possible through generous support from the Foundation for California Community Colleges. Read the California Community College Chancellor's Office press release.

Congratulations to the LAVC Family Resource Center!

 

Pictured (left to right): California Community Colleges Interim Chancellor Erik E. Skinner, LAVC President Erika Endrijonas, LACCD Board of Trustees Member Andra Hoffman, and LAVC Family Resource Center Director Marni Roosevelt.

 




Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 1/11/2017 5:00:02 PM