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Today is the Day – HACC’s Third Day of Giving!

We are bringing the entire HACC community together AGAIN for this annual event to celebrate what HACC has done for thousands of people in our community. HACC has provided: 

  • A chance to change lives through a high quality, affordable education. 
  • Access to a supportive academic environment that provides the first step on a journey to personal and professional success. 

By giving today, you will make it possible for many of our students and future leaders to learn the latest technologies and overcome hurdles so they may succeed. 

For thousands of students, alumni, employees, board members, donors, partners and friends, HACC is a source of pride. Please help us to continue creating opportunities and transforming lives to shape the future - TOGETHER.

What you can do now?

  1. Give: www.hacc.edu/GiveNow
  2. Follow:    Facebook     Twitter
  3. Use: #HeartHACC and be a social media ambassador
  4. Join Us: Activities at all five campus and through Virtual Learning

2018 Day of Giving Total

79566
59244
 
 

Campus and Virtual Learning Activities

We encourage all employees , students and visitors to join in the fun and participate in Day of Giving festivities across our five campuses and through Virtual Learning.

 

Gettysburg Campus Activities Date(s), Time(s) and Location(s) Costs Purchase Location Purchase Location Method Benefits
Silent Auction
  • Local goods, services and themed items will be available for bids.
  • Dates: April 11 - 18 
  • Times:
    • Begins April 11 at 8 a.m.
    • Ends April 18 at 3 p.m.
  • Location: Gettysburg Campus HUB area in front of the Bookstore
Varies per item/bid Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Gettysburg Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Car Show
  • Cruise on over to HACC’s Gettysburg Campus for music, food and a silent auction!
  • Trophies will be awarded per category
    • Best Convertible
    • Best Hot Rod
    • Best Muscle Car
    • Best Truck
    • Most Original
    • Best–in–Show 
    • People’s Choice 
  • Date: April 14 (rain date is April 15)
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    • Vehicle registration begins at 10 a.m. on April 14
  • Location: Gettysburg Campus Parking Lot
For more information, please contact ddbittle@hacc.edu
  • Minimum $15 for vehicle registration  
  • Free for spectators
Gettysburg Campus Parking Lot Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Diane D. & John S. Bittle Scholarship Fund
HACC Spirit Dress Down Day
  • Opportunity for employees and students to “dress down” in their favorite HACC apparel.  
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: All day
  • Location: Gettysburg Campus
Minimum $5 Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Gettysburg Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Subway and Ragged Edge Coffeehouse
  • A portion of the proceeds will be contributed to the HACC Foundation Funds for Excellence.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Subway and Ragged Edge Coffeehouse, Gettysburg Campus 
Varies per item Subway and Ragged Edge Coffeehouse Cash and credit cards will be accepted. Gettysburg Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Photo Booth, Domino’s Pizza and Mr. G’s Ice Cream sale
  • Date: April 18
  • Times: 
    • 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. (pizza)
    • 1 - 4 p.m. (photo booth and ice cream)
  • Location: Gettysburg Campus HUB
  • Minimum $1 per ice cream
  • Minimum $1 per slice of pizza
  • Minimum $9 per whole pizza
Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Gettysburg Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Wendy Heiges Designs
  • Local artistWendy Heigeswill be showcasing and selling her one–of-a-kind jewelry.
  • Wendy will be donating a portion of all proceeds to the HACC Foundation Funds for Excellence.
  • Date: April 18
  • Times: Noon - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Gettysburg Campus HUB
Varies per item Gettysburg Campus Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Gettysburg Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Cornhole Tournament
  • Join us for Cornhole for a Cause on the Green.
  • Trophies for first, second and third place.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 2 p.m.
  • Location: Gettysburg Campus Green
Minimum $5 per entry Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Gettysburg Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Paint for a Purpose with Kim Martin, Teaching Artist – Art Changes Things 
  • Create a special summer art piece on canvas while flexing your creative muscle.
  • No skills necessary.
  • Snacks and beverages will be provided.
You will have the opportunity to “exhibit” your masterpiece at the campus’ Summer Art Show.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 5 - 7 p.m.
  • Location: Robert C. Hoffman Community Room, Gettysburg Campus
RSVP to kmbrickn@hacc.edu by April 16
Minimum $20 per person Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Gettysburg Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Harrisburg Campus Activities Date(s), Time(s) and Location(s) Costs Purchase Location Purchase Location Method Benefits
Harrisburg Senators Support Day of Giving!
  • The Senators are donating a portion of online ticket sales by using a custom link for HACC.
  • Dates: April 15 - 19
  • Times: Vary
  • Location: FNB Field, City Island, Harrisburg, PA
Purchase a ticket for $10 Online only via credit card Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
Silent Auction
  • Local goods, services and themed items will be available for bids.
  • Dates: April 16 - 19  
  • Times:
    • Begins daily at 9 a.m.
    • Ends daily at 4 p.m.
  • Locations: Midtown I, Bruce E. Cooper Student Center and North Hall, Harrisburg Campus
Varies per item/bid Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
HACC Spirit Dress Down Day
  • Opportunity for faculty and staff to “dress down” in their favorite HACC apparel.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: All day
  • Location: Harrisburg Campus
Minimum $5   Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
Food Truck Frenzy
  • Enjoy several different food truck offerings on Campus.
  • Date: April 17
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: In front of Bruce E. Cooper Student Center, Harrisburg Campus
  • Cost: Varies depending on your purchase 
 
Food Truck Cash and credit cards will be accepted. Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
Outdoor Activities
  • Students purchase tickets to use towards the following activities:
    • Selfie station – props and backdrops available
    • Basketball shootout
    • Connect Four
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location: In front of  Bruce E. Cooper Student Center, Harrisburg Campus
Minimum $1 Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
HACC Cultural Fest
  • Stop by for food samples from various restaurants around the local area and performances throughout the day.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location: Bruce E. Cooper Student Center – Lawn, Harrisburg Campus 
  • Minimum $5 for faculty and staff
  • Free for students
Purchase your wrist band for this event at one of two locations:
  • Cultural Fest
  • Welcome Center
Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
On-the-Spot Tuition Giveaways –
Thanks to our generous sponsors, the HACC Foundation will award up to $1,000 to be used for tuition and books at HACC.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 1 p.m.
  • Location: Bruce E. Cooper Student Center Lawn
       
Must be present to win. Only one registration form per eligible person is allowed.
There is no cost to register for the drawing.
  • Current and future students must compete an official registration form to be entered for the drawing.
  • Registration forms will be available at campus Welcome Centers.
Please review the additional details listed on the registration form.
Registration forms are available at the campus Welcome Center.
  • Registration Dates: April 16 - 17 and April 18, until the time of the drawing
  • Times: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Welcome Center
There is no cost to register. Current and future HACC students.
Restaurant fundraising night at Ted’s Bar and Grill – Allentown Boulevard Location
  • A portion of the proceeds from dining on this night will be contributed to the HACC Foundation.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 6 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: 7300 Allentown Boulevard, Harrisburg
Varies depending on your purchase Ted’s Bar and Grill – Allentown Boulevard Location: 7300 Allentown Boulevard, Harrisburg Cash and credit cards will be accepted. Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
Restaurant fundraising night at Ted’s Bar and Grill – Midtown Location
  • A portion of the proceeds from dining on this night will be contributed to the HACC Foundation.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 6 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: 1313 N. 2nd Street, Harrisburg
Varies depending on your purchase Ted’s Bar and Grill – Midtown Location: 1313 N. 2nd Street, Harrisburg Cash and credit cards will be accepted. Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
Fundraising night at Midstate Distillery
  • A portion of the proceeds from dining on this night will be contributed to the HACC Foundation.
  • Date: April 19
  • Time: 3 - 8 p.m.
  • Location: 1817 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg
Varies depending on your purchase Midstate Distillery Location: 1817 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg Cash and credit cards will be accepted. Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
Paint & Create for a Purpose in Lemoyne
  • Join us at our Paint & Create painting event.
  • Create a masterpiece of your very own.
  • No painting skills necessary.
  • Great for all ages and encourages family involvement.
  • Event is open to general public.
  • A portion of the proceeds will be contributed to the HACC Foundation.
  • Date: April 20
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: 1 Lemoyne Square, Lemoyne
Minimum $20 per person Online: https://paintncreate.com/events/hacc-day-of-giving-west/ Online only via credit card Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
Paint & Create for a Purpose in Harrisburg
  • Join us at our Paint & Create painting event.
  • Create a masterpiece of your very own.
  • No painting skills necessary.
  • Great for all ages and encourages family involvement.
  • Event is open to general public.
  • A portion of the proceeds will be contributed to the HACC Foundation.
  • Date: April 20
  • Time: 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Location: 6043 Allentown Boulevard, Harrisburg
Minimum $20 per person Online: https://paintncreate.com/events/hacc-day-of-giving-east/ Online only via credit card Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
Lancaster Campus Activities Date(s), Time(s) and Location(s) Costs Purchase Location Purchase Location Method Benefits
HACC Spirit Dress Down Day
  • Opportunity for employees and students to “dress down” in their favorite HACC apparel.
  • Dress down day tickets must be used by Dec. 31, 2018.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: All day
  • Location: Lancaster Campus 
Minimum $5   Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lancaster Campus Fund for Excellence
Breakfast Cart
  • Offering coffee, donuts, muffins, yogurt parfaits and more.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 8 - 10 a.m. (while supplies last)
  • Location: Lancaster Campus (carts will travel around Campus)
  • Minimum $1 - $3 per item
Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lancaster Campus Fund for Excellence
Whoopie Pie-Eating Contest
  • Let’s get ready to cheer the faculty, staff and student team as they eat as many Whoopie pies as possible in two minutes. 
  • Choose your favorite Whoopie pie flavor.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 10 a.m.
  • Location: East Building - Lobby, Lancaster Campus  
  • Enter contest: Minimum $5 per person
  • Purchase a Whoopie Pie: Minimum $1
Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lancaster Campus Fund for Excellence
Harrisburg Farm Show Milkshakes
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location: East Lawn, Lancaster Campus  
  • Cost: Minimum $5 per milkshake
Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lancaster Campus Fund for Excellence
Campus Carnival
  • Come join us for fun, food and games.
  • Have a slice of Pasquale’s Pizza and cold Turkey Hill drinks before your next class.
  • Ride a mechanical bull and have your fortune told while enjoying popcorn, cotton candy and funnel cakes. Donated by the Student Government Association.
  • Play fun tailgate games, cornhole, Jenga and mini-golf. Donated by PSECU.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location: East Building Lawn and Lobby, Lancaster Campus  
  • Cost: Minimum $1 per slice or treat and $2 for activities 
Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lancaster Campus Fund for Excellence
Team Beast Mode
  • Come join us for a challenging workout with trainers from Team Beast Mode. Team Beast Mode is a growing cross fit gym located in Lancaster City.  
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Location: Lawn area in front of the East Building Lancaster Campus
$2 per workout Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lancaster Campus Fund for Excellence
On-the-Spot Tuition Giveaways -
Thanks to our generous sponsors, the HACC Foundation will award up to $1,000 to be used for tuition and books at HACC.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: Noon
  • Location: East Building, Room 203, Lancaster Campus
     Must be present to win. Only one registration form per eligible person is allowed.
There is no cost to register for the drawing.
  • Current and future students must compete an official registration form to be entered for the drawing.
  • Registration forms will be available at campus Welcome Centers.
Please review the additional details listed on the registration form.
Registration forms are available at the campus Welcome Center.
  • Registration Dates: April 16 - 18
  • Times: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Welcome Center
There is no cost to register. Current and future HACC students.
Alumni and Student Networking Dinner - SOLD OUT
  • Join fellow alumni and community leaders to network and share your career path experiences with current HACC students.
 
  • Date: April 19
  • Time: 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Location: East Building, Room 203, Lancaster Campus
  • Current HACC Students: Free
  • Alumni and Friends: Minimum $10
Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lancaster Campus Fund for Excellence
Lebanon Campus Activities Date(s), Time(s) and Location(s) Costs Purchase Location Purchase Location Method Benefits
HACC Spirit Dress Down Day
  • Opportunity for employees and students to “dress down” in their favorite HACC apparel.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: All day
  • Location: Lebanon Campus
Minimum $5  Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lebanon Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Baked Goods Sale
  • Stop by the table to make a donation and enjoy local baked goods from several bakeries.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 10 - 11 a.m.
  • Location: Lobby, Lebanon Campus
Minimum $1 per item Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lebanon Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
Carnival
  • Enjoy the fun of a carnival with games, prizes, hot dogs, cotton candy and popcorn.
  • Bring along spare change to vote for your favorite staff or faculty member to take a pie in the face. Pie in the face will occur at 12:45 p.m. on April 24, during student appreciation.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Location: Lobby, Lebanon Campus
Minimum $5   Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. Lebanon Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
On-the-Spot Tuition Giveaways -
Thanks to our generous sponsors, the HACC Foundation will award up to $1,000 to be used for tuition and books at HACC.
  • Date: April 18
  • Times: 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
  • Location: Lobby, Lebanon Campus
Must be present to win. Only one registration form per eligible person is allowed.
There is no cost to register for the drawing.
  • Current and future students must compete an official registration form to be entered for the drawing.
  • Registration forms will be available at campus Welcome Centers.
Please review the additional details listed on the registration form.
Registration forms are available at the campus Welcome Center.
  • Registration Dates: April 16 - 17 and April 18, until the time of the drawing
  • Times: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Welcome Center
There is no cost to register. Current and future HACC students.
York Campus Activities Date(s), Time(s) and Location(s) Costs Purchase Location Purchase Location Method Benefits
HACC Spirit Dress Down Day
  • Opportunity for employees and students to “dress down” in their favorite HACC apparel.
  • Date: April 16 - 20
  • Time: All day Campus: York Campus
  • Minimum $5 per day 
  • Minimum $25 for the week
Welcome Center Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
Pancake Breakfast
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 7:30 - 10 a.m.
  • Location: Governor George M. Leader Building, York Campus
Minimum $2 Welcome Center  Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
Silent Auction
  • Silent auction with donated baskets and items.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 9 a.m. - Noon
  • Location: Governor George M. Leader Building, York Campus
Varies. Baskets will be “sold” to the highest bidder. Welcome Center  Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
T-shirt Sale
  • Shirts designed by HACC students will be sold throughout the day.
  • Shirts can be ordered in advance by emailing jkmitzel@hacc.edu.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. or until sold out
  • Location: Governor George M. Leader and Cytec Buildings, York Campus
Minimum $10 Welcome Center  Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
Five for $5
  • Purchase five tickets for $5 to be used as they wish on the Day of Giving, while supplies last.
    • Lunch (hot dog, chips or cookie)
    • Personalized calligraphy
    • Donut bar
    • Selfie station - props and backdrops will be available
    • Carnival style games, including ring toss to win a soda, cornhole, snow cones and popcorn
    • Puppy kisses
    • Pie in the face votes (most votes “wins” a pie in the face)
    • Chili cook-off votes
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Location: Governor George M. Leader and Cytec Buildings, York Campus
Minimum $5 Welcome Center  Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
Cook-off Contest
  • Participants pay a fee to enter their choice of chili, macaroni and cheese or cornbread to be judged.
  • Students, faculty and staff can make a donation to sample chili and vote for the winner.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Location: Cytec Building ­- Arthur J. Glatfelter Community Room, York Campus
  • Minimum $1 to sample and vote
  • Minimum $5 to enter the cook-off
Welcome Center  Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
Car Wash
  • Volunteers wash cars. 
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 1 - 3 p.m.
  • Location: CSS Building, York Campus 
Minimum $5 Welcome Center  Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
On-the-Spot Tuition Giveaways -
Thanks to our generous sponsors, the HACC Foundation will award up to $1,000 to be used for tuition and books at HACC.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 2 p.m.
  • Location: Governor George M. Leader Building, York Campus
Must be present to win. Only one registration form per eligible person is allowed.
There is no cost to register for the drawing.
  • Current and future students must compete an official registration form to be entered for the drawing.
  • Registration forms will be available at campus Welcome Centers.
Please review the additional details listed on the registration form.
Registration forms are available at the campus Welcome Center.
  • Registration Dates: April 16 - 17 and April 18, until the time of the drawing
  • Times: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location: Welcome Center
There is no cost to register. Current and future HACC students.
Pie in the Face Contest
  • Faculty or staff member with the most votes “wins” a pie in the face.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 2:15 p.m.
  • Location: Governor George M. Leader Building, York Campus
Minimum $1 Welcome Center  Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
Ceramics Make and Take
  • Learn how to throw a bowl or cup on a potter’s wheel with art instructor, Emily Hampson.
  • Decorate your masterpiece using ceramic underglazes.
  • Your masterpiece will then be fired to full functional dishware.
  • Pre-registration is required. Email jkmitzel@hacc.edu to reserve your spot. Max capacity - 13.
  • Date: April 18
  • Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location: Goodling Center Art Lab (Goodling 103), York Campus
Minimum $35 Welcome Center  Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted. President’s Fund for Excellence
Virtual Learning Activity Date(s), Time(s) and Location(s) Costs Purchase Location Purchase Location Method Benefits
Online Silent Auction Varies per item/bid Virtual Learning HUB - Whitaker Hall, Room 232 Only cash and checks will be accepted for campus activities. No credit cards will be accepted.
  • Fund for Excellence for the Harrisburg Campus
  • Fund for Excellence for Virtual Learning
  • Gettysburg Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
  • Lancaster Campus Fund for Excellence
  • Lebanon Campus Student Success Fund for Excellence
  • President’s Fund for Excellence
  • Virtual Learning Student Advisory Council (VLSAC) Scholarship

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

 

Collegewide Sponsors:

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Harrisburg Campus Sponsors:

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Lancaster Campus Sponsor:

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Lebanon Campus Sponsors:

 

York Campus Sponsors:

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Social Media

Be a #HeartHACC social media ambassador for the Day of Giving!

You can help to spread the word on social media by:

  1. Updating your Facebook profile photo frame. Click on the link below and follow these directions.
  2. Downloading a Facebook or Twitter cover photo by clicking on the links below, and then adding it to your personal profile.
  3. Sharing posts from our Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn accounts onto your personal accounts.
  4. Using #HeartHACC in all of your Day of Giving posts and tweets.
  5. Using the College’s Snapchat Geofilter while on campus on April 18.

 

Join US and show how much YOU HACC on April 18!