Educational Institutions

Lctcs Foundation

  • Baton Rouge, LA
  • www.lctcs.edu/foundation

Mission Statement

The LCTCS Foundation leads and inspires private support for Louisiana's Community and Technical Colleges to ensure excellence in meeting the education and workforce needs of our State's students, businesses and communities.

Main Programs

  1. LCTCS Annual Conference
Service Areas

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Louisiana

The LCTCS Foundation serves the State of Louisiana.

ruling year

2006

Executive Director

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Russell Young

Keywords

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community college, foundation, advocacy, fundraising, Louisiana

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Also Known As

The Foundation for Louisiana's Community and Technical Colleges

EIN

20-5432053

 Number

1835218313

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Higher Education Institutions (B40)

Community/Junior College (B41)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Overview

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Our Foundation builds Louisiana’s workforce by inspiring and leveraging private resources on behalf of the System and its colleges. The Foundation for Louisiana's Community and Technical Colleges, established in 2006, fulfills this mission by:

1. Providing leadership and support for LCTCS colleges and their affiliated foundations

2. Supporting activities than enhance visibility and strengthen support for the LCTCS at the community, parish, state, and federal level

3. Developing international partnerships that prepare students to succeed in a global economy

4. Recognizing and supporting excellence and innovation in teaching and learning

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

LCTCS Annual Conference

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Category

Professional Development & Training

Population(s) Served

Adults

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Charting Impact

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Five powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

  1. What is the organization aiming to accomplish?
    The LCTCS Foundation's goals are to lead and inspire private support for Louisiana’s community and technical colleges to ensure excellence in meeting the education and workforce needs of our State’s students, businesses and communities.
  2. What are the organization's key strategies for making this happen?
    The LCTCS Foundation fufill's it's mission through four key initiatives; Advocacy and Public Engagement, International Initiatives, Professional Development and Philanthropy Initiatives or College Support.
  3. What are the organization's capabilities for doing this?
    The LCTCS Foundation engages advocacy and public engagement through it's;

    Real Solutions for Louisiana Campaign which provides support for public education and engagement program and policy development to leverage a public agenda for higher education focused on meeting the needs of students, communities and business and industry.

    The Philanthropy Initiative / College Support provides capacity building support for college fundraising and foundations through professional development and technical assistance.

    The International Programs develops international partnerships and promote programs that provide study-abroad opportunities for students, faculty and administrators to equip a globally competitive workforce.

    The LCTCS Foundation provides it's professional development through the Annual Conference. A primary tool in improving faculty skills and programming excellence.
  4. How will they know if they are making progress?
    The LCTCS Foundation key indicators of success are exemplified through our Legislative awareness and outreach (Advocacy and Public Engagement), our state-wide training for chancellors, staff and board members (Philanthropy Initiatives / College Support), our leadership and management of the Salzburg Global Seminar for faculty and students in Salzburg, Austria (International Initiatives), and our three days of workshops and general sessions for professional development, collaboration and team building among faculty, staff and administrators across the state (Annual Conference).
  5. What have and haven't they accomplished so far?
    During the 2013 Legislative session, the Louisiana Legislature passed SB 204, a statewide facilities initiative that will improve Louisiana’s Community and Technical College facilities, providing increased training capacity and opportunities for students, business and industry in both rural and urban areas across the state. Signed into law by Governor Jindal, ACT 360 provides $252 million in new campus facilities for community and technical colleges statewide.
Service Areas

Self-reported

Louisiana

The LCTCS Foundation serves the State of Louisiana.

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LOUISIANA COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE SYSTEM FOUNDATION
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Lctcs Foundation

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Executive Director

Russell Young

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Stephen Toups

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