ACC Foundation Events

Feel Good, Have Fun, Move Mountains


Dr. Jane Scott and The Confident Parent book coverBook signing with 2016 ACC Distinguished Alumna Dr. Jane Scott

Nov. 9, 2016
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Littleton Campus
Half Moon (Room M1800)

The Arapahoe Community College Foundation will host a book signing with Dr. Jane Scott, ACC’s 2016 Distinguished Alumna, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. in the Half Moon (Room M1800).
Dr. Scott will sign copies of The Confident Parent, an upbeat and empowering guide that teaches how small changes can yield big results - helping both parents and kids feel more secure, confident and connected. Discover how to care for your little one without losing your joy, your mind or yourself.
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the ACC Foundation at or 303.797.5881.

Grapes & Hops to Grads posterSave the Date! Seventh Annual Grapes & Hops to Grads featuring Local Cuisine and Silent Auction

Thursday, November 10 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Mike Ward Automotive Maserati Showroom
1850 Lucent Court, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129

Join us at Mike Ward Automotive's Maserati Showroom in Highlands Ranch on Thursday November 10th from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. to taste over 45 different wines and craft beers from LIDO Wine Merchants.

Taste a variety of wines, sample craft beers and enjoy local fare! Proceeds raised will support the mission of the ACC Foundation to create public awareness and funding resources that provide financial assistance and broad-based community support for Arapahoe Community College's students, staff and programs.

$40 / person and $75 / couple
ACC Employees, Alumni and Students: $35.00

Register Now!

View our silent auction items.


Affordable Arts Festival 2016 reaches thousands of art lovers

Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Arapahoe Community College Campus - Littleton, CO

The Affordable Arts Festival featured fine arts and fine crafts - all for sale for under $100 - from more than 140 artists. Proceeds from admission fees benefited the ACC Foundation.


ACC President Dr. Diana Doyle, Miss Colorado Kelly Johnson and Dr. Jane ScottACC Foundation Scholarship Luncheon was a Huge Success!

Thank you to all those in attendance in support of the foundation's mission. The best gift one can receive is an extraordinary education. With your help, we raised nearly $14,000 for our student scholarship programs!
Want to be a part of our donor family? Make an online contribution or call us at 303.797.5881.

175 ACC supporters, a dozen scholarship recipients and their families celebrated the "Power of Education" with keynote speaker Miss Colorado, Kelley Johnson and distinguished alumna Dr. Jane Scott, inventor of the Tortle. View the pictures of the event, all taken by ACC student photographer AJ Curtin.

During the 2015-2016 academic year, the ACC Foundation awarded $225,525 in scholarships to 128 students.
Some of our scholarship students were featured in a video testimonial. Watch below.