El Camino College Foundation - Events and News


President's Dinner - December 7, 2017      

President's Breakfast      

The El Camino College Foundation recently celebrated the holidays and a successful giving season with their annual President’s Dinner at the Redondo Beach Cheesecake Factory. Guests were entertained by talented student guitarists Bryan Garcia and Nash Montano, followed by opening remarks from Superintendent/President Dr. Dena Maloney. Katie Nuemann, recipient of the Frances Ford Scholarship for Nursing, delighted the audience with her student experiences. The evening concluded with closing remarks by Foundation Executive Director, Andrea Sala, and of course, delicious cheesecake!

President's Dinner Photos


Retiree Luncheon - November 3, 2017

Retiree Lunch 2017     Retired El Camino College faculty and staff members caught up with colleagues and friends at the 2017 Retiree Luncheon.  President Maloney gave an overview of campus programs.  Andrea Sala spoke about the South Bay Promise program and Virgina Pfiffner closed the luncheon by introducing new retirees and recognizing the longest retired attendees.

Retiree Luncheon Photos


David Benoit Reception - May 12, 2017

President's Breakfast    Members of the El Camino College community, including President Maloney, Board of Trustees, Foundation Board of Directors, President's Circle, Community Partners, and special guests came out to meet and support fellow ECC Distinguished Alumnus David Benoit.  Mr. Benoit is a Grammy-nominated jazz musician, possessing the artistic talents of pianist, composer, and arranger.  Mr. Benoit is regarded as one of the most innovative jazz artists of the 21st Century and is best known for The Peanut's Movie Linus and Lucy song.  Guests enjoyed mingling with Mr. Benoit, and later appreciated his concert in the Marsee Auditorium.

David Benoit Reception Photos


Scholarship Awards Ceremony - May 11, 2017

Scholarship Ceremony 2017   

Over $500,000 was awarded to more that 450 incoming high school students, students attending El Camino College, and students transferring to the four-year univeristy of their dreams at the annual Foundation Scholarship Awards Ceremony.  Thanks to our generous donors, many of these scholarships fully cover the cost of tuition, textbooks, and fees.  The ECC Scholaship program continues to grow, providing critical support to students in a variety of academic disciplines.

Scholarship Awards Ceremony Photos  



Breakfast with the President - February 26, 2016

President's Breakfast 2016   

Members of the President's Circle, business sponsors, Foundation board members and guests attended the annual Breakfast with the President.  President Maloney was introduced, gave her vision for the college and recognized the Foundation's Community Partners whose support contributes to the success of our students.

Breakfast with the President Photos  


Stadium Sneak Peak - July 28, 2016

Stadium Sneak Peak 2016   

President's Circle members, Foundation board memebers and special guests enjoyed a delicious tailgate barbeque and were the first to experience and tour the new Murdock Stadium press box, training room, locker rooms and more.

Stadium Sneak Peak Photos