Cayuga Community College gets grant from foundation with Auburn ties

Two foundations, one with a historical connection to Auburn, have contributed $55,000 to a fund that helps Cayuga Community College students, the college announced in a press release Monday.

The Heckscher Foundation for Children and the Gerstner Family Foundation each gave funds to CCC’s Student Emergency Grant program. The funds are meant to help students deal with unexpected complications in their lives to help them complete their degrees.

Howard G. “Peter” Sloane, CEO and chairman of the Heckscher Foundation, said both groups contributed $27,500 to the grant.

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