Mission and Purpose

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Mission Statement:

It is the mission of the Georgia Highlands College Foundation to affect a superior educational environment through philanthropic support of Georgia Highlands College and its educational curricula by securing resources to provide:

  • Community awareness
  • Community education and involvement
  • Community service
  • Personal contact for financial support

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Mission Statement:

The mission of Georgia Highlands College, a state college of the University System of Georgia, is to provide access to excellent educational opportunities for the intellectual, cultural and physical development of a diverse population through pre-baccalaureate associate degree transfer programs, career associate degree programs, and targeted baccalaureate degree programs that meet the economic development needs of the region.

Former GHC President Don Green with Foundation members               Give Today