Civic Engagement

Pay it Forward Scholarships

The Alfred State College Nursing Department is continuing its "Pay It Forward" philosophy through the awarding of its second annual "Pay It Forward" scholarship.

The Alfred State College Nursing Department is continuing its "Pay It Forward" philosophy through the awarding of its second annual "Pay It Forward" scholarship, established during the fall 2005 semester and presented to this year's recipients, senior nursing students Katrina Tracy-Folts, Whitesville, and Megan Williams, Houghton, at semester's end. 

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WINS Gives Christmas Gifts

Alfred State College's WINS Club recently raised $354 in bottle and can returns and monetary donations from the campus community and from Immaculate Conception School (ICS) in Wellsville to buy presents for an area family.

Alfred State College's WINS Club (Women in Non-traditional Studies--though membership is open to all students) recently raised $354 in bottle and can returns and monetary donations from the campus community and from Immaculate Conception School (ICS) in Wellsville to buy presents for an area family.

ASC staff also donated used clothing and toys for the family. The fourth-, fifth-, and eighth-grade classes at ICS donated food, blankets, and money as well. Additionally, newly formed ASC fraternity, Alpha Rho Kappa, donated children's clothing and money.

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Pay it Forward (JT Robertson)

JT Robertson Alfred State College nursing students welcomed Jon Thomas (JT) Robertson, 11, of Cuba, to one of their classes early in the fall semester to help them kick off the caring project in nursing. The caring project is an outgrowth of the "pay it forward" concept (from the movie by the same name) which promotes the practice of helping others, while expecting nothing in return.

JT Robertson

Alfred State College nursing students welcomed Jon Thomas (JT) Robertson, 11, of Cuba, to one of their classes early in the fall semester to help them kick off the caring project in nursing. The caring project is an outgrowth of the "pay it forward" concept (from the movie by the same name) which promotes the practice of helping others, while expecting nothing in return.

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WINS Gives to Food Pantries

WINS DonatesAlfred State College's WINS Club (Women in Non-traditional Studies, though the club is open to all students) recently raised and donated money to two local food pantries.

Alfred State College's WINS Club (Women in Non-traditional Studies, though the club is open to all students) recently raised and donated money to two local food pantries and "Both Your Hands."

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Backpack Buddies Gets Donation

Backpack buddies donationSamantha VanCassele, a second-grader at Immaculate Conception School (ICS), Wellsville, hosted a birthday party to celebrate her eight years on the planet. But, manifesting a maturity beyond those eight years, Samantha requested that in lieu of gifts, her friends make a contribution to Backpack Buddies.

Samantha VanCassele, a second-grader at Immaculate Conception School (ICS), Wellsville, hosted a birthday party to celebrate her eight years on the planet. But, manifesting a maturity beyond those eight years, Samantha requested that in lieu of gifts, her friends make a contribution to Backpack Buddies.

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