The Wake Tech Foundation cultivates and manages an array of resources critical to Wake Tech Community College’s success: corporate investments, private grants, alumni and employee contributions, and financial and in-kind support from many other friends of the college.
These resources allow the college to meet instructional and institutional needs and continue to offer top-quality, affordable education and training to the Wake County region.
May 2018 - A first-time donor to Wake Tech, Charles & Colvard recently established the Charles & Colvard Women’s Empowerment Scholarship. This scholarship will support women trying to obtain a higher education and achieve long-term career goals. Recipients of this scholarship will also be awarded a professional suiting session with an experienced image coach, one full interview outfit, a career coaching session including resume review, and access to the full range of career advancement services offered by Dress for Success Triangle.
As the original creators of moissanite, the world’s most brilliant gem, Charles & Colvard is dedicated to using sustainable practices to lead a revolution on the jewelry industry. By delivering an environmentally and socially responsible product at an extraordinary value, the company is focused on being a force for good in all that it does.
A BIG THANK YOU to Charles & Colvard for your dedication to our students and community! We are grateful for your partnership and support!
Our vision is to become a dynamic community college foundation with the relationships and resources necessary to fulfill the unmet needs of Wake Technical Community College.
The Wake Tech Foundation partners with private entities and individuals to raise awareness, financial resources, and other assets in support of Wake Technical Community College’s mission, goals and funding priorities. We are committed to providing opportunities for faculty and staff innovation and development while supporting student achievement through scholarships and related assistance. The Foundation strives to preserve and enhance the assets entrusted to it by providing excellent stewardship, accuracy and transparency.
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