Press Release: Coastline College Foundation Hosts “Connecting Communities” Social Responsibility Summit on April 26, 2019

Coastline Foundation is pleased to announce it will be hosting “Connecting Communities” Social Responsibility Luncheon Summit on Friday, April 26, 2019 at the Westin South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, CA to help support Coastline’s scholarship programs and academic or student programs.  This engaging and impactful program will begin at 10:30 am and conclude at 2:30 pm.   Attendees will have the opportunity to explore the valuable partnerships among higher education institutions, corporations, grant-makers, and various agencies. As a result, they learn about the different ways they can impact their communities by connecting resources to bring awareness and support for those in need. 

Image showing Richard Afable, the keynote of the Social Responsibility Luncheon, with colorful hands as the background

The keynote speaker at lunch will be Richard Afable, MD, MPH, who is the President and board chair of MindOC, a non-profit community benefit corporation for improving mental and behavioral health in the community of Orange County.  He is the recently retired President and Chief Executive Officer of St. Joseph Hoag Health.  The summit will feature informational panels with prominent and influential decision-makers and representatives from local corporations with corporate social responsibilities initiatives (CSR), higher education professionals, and community organizations, in addition to a Resource Fair with exhibitors who provide invaluable services to the community.

speaker elevating his hand amongst a large audience

Major sponsors for the summit include; Kirksey & Co., Schools First, Union Bank, Wells Fargo, and West Group Designs. Moreover, please help support our foundation with the proceeds going to Coastline’s scholarship programs and academic or student program and help transform the lives of our students. Sponsorships and exhibition opportunities are available.  For more information, please contact the Foundation office at (714) 241-6154.

About Coastline College:

Coastline College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.  For eight consecutive years, Coastline College has been selected as one of the top 150 colleges by The Aspen Institute for Community College Excellence which is considered the most prestigious prize for community colleges.  Coastline College steadfastly focuses on providing access and supporting student success and achievement. Coastline delivers flexible courses and services that cultivate and guide diverse student populations across the globe to complete pathways leading to the attainment of associate degrees, certificates, career readiness, and transfer to four-year colleges/universities.

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