SCF Recipient of Sarasota EDC's Partner of the Year Award
(Bradenton, Fla., September 17, 2010) — State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) received the John J. Cox Community Partner of the Year Award from the Sarasota Economic Development Council at the 2010 Hall of Fame Awards luncheon on Friday, Sept. 17.
The award recognized SCF as an outstanding nonprofit that supports economic development, improves the area's quality of life and helps make Sarasota County an attractive place to live and work.
SCF President Dr. Lars A. Hafner received the award from Jerry Scott with the Bank of Commerce, cosponsor of the award with Halfacre Construction Company.
In accepting the award, Hafner said, "Thank you for validating our college's mission and vision. We look forward to working with you and the community to continue to expand our workforce degree opportunities."