Foundation Partners with Brookfield Property Partners to Support Future Retail Workforce

As stores hire up, retailers rise up for future workforce challenges: In an effort to create an employment feeder for the SoNo Collection’s stores and others with near-term needs, Brookfield Property Partners (formerly GGP) is investing $250,000, through the NCC Foundation, to create a retail customer service certificate program at Norwalk Community College, with this […]

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Summer Entrepreneurs Institute

For the past three summers, the NCC Foundation has funded a Summer Entrepreneurs Institute to help NCC students grow their businesses. Students completing this business planning course will receive a certificate from the Kauffman Foundation’s nationally recognized Fasttrac program. This year’s Summer Institute runs from May 15 – June 28, Tuesdays/Thursdays 6-9 p.m. Current NCC […]

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Vet Tech Students Visit Fairfield Equine

Students in NCC’s Veterinary Technology Program visited Fairfield Equine on February 12th as part of their Large Animal Veterinary Technology class. The NCC Foundation is proud to support the growing Vet Tech Program. The May 2017 graduating class was 100% employed before graduation. The May 2018 class continues this success with 100% already employed as […]

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NCCF Receives Grant to Fund Retail Certificate Program

The SoNo Collection, Norwalk Community College (NCC) and the Norwalk Community College Foundation will launch the first certificate program for students this fall in Retail Customer Service and Sales. The program will provide sales and service training to NCC Students for work in the retail industry and other fields that value customer service and sales […]

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