Resource Development provides institutional leadership in the development, implementation and effectiveness of a college-wide, comprehensive resource development program. The resource development program includes federal and foundation grants, private gifts and special events. Resource Development also provides staff support for the Bluegrass Community and Technical College Foundation, Inc, a separate, independent non-profit foundation.
Resource Development - To develop resources and relationships that benefit current and future students of Bluegrass Community and Technical College.
BCTC Foundation - To support the mission of the Bluegrass Community and Technical College by stimulating voluntary financial support.
Development staff identifies and cultivates prospective donors, manages and participates in the solicitation of donors, enlists community volunteers, receives gifts and ensures proper recording and stewardship of gifts. The Chief Development Officer develops, manages, coordinates and monitors all internal and external resource development functions, policies and procedures associated with soliciting, receiving, recording, processing, and reporting privately funded gifts to Bluegrass Community and Technical College and its Foundation. Development staff manages the effective stewardship of private gifts working closely with the College’s Business Office and the KCTCS’ Development Office.
Information on the BCTC Policy for Private Fundraising is posted on the college web site at http://www.bluegrass.kctcs.edu/development .
The Director of Grants identifies funding sources, disseminates grant information, assists faculty and staff with grant writing, serves as a liaison with grantor agencies, is responsible for reporting activities, monitors account establishment, provides budget preparation assistance and follow-up, and monitors funds.
Information on policies and procedures for grant development, writing, and submission are posted on the college web site at http://www.bluegrass.kctcs.edu/development/grants
Bluegrass Community and Technical College recognizes the significance of maintaining a relathionship with alumni. BCTC is working to establish an annual Alumni Summit, with the first one being planned for the fall/winter of 2011. For more information or to help with this event, please contact us.
To make a contribution to the Scholarship Fund at Bluegrass Community & Technical College in memory of Cierra James, please make your check payable to BCTC Foundation, Inc. and note on the check in the description line, "In memory of Cierra James."
BCTC Foundation, Inc.164 Opportunity Way – Building “C”Lexington, KY 40511
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Linda Epling.