CCBC Dundalk celebrates the season with Winter Bazaar
Nov 08, 2019 | by Hope H. Davis | 443.840.5053 (office) | 410.971.5560 (cell)Baltimore County, Md. — Community College of Baltimore County, Dundalk will host its annual Winter Bazaar 11 a.m.–3 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5 in the College Community Center Lobby at 7200 Sollers Point Road. The Winter Bazaar is a fundraiser to benefit the CCBC Dundalk Student Life Pantry.
The CCBC Dundalk Winter Bazaar is free and open to the public, featuring a wide variety of holiday items and gift ideas for family, friends and even pets. Local vendors will be on site with handmade crafts, artwork, jewelry and more.
Over the past year, CCBC Student Life Pantries have distributed more than 24,000 items to aid CCBC students and their families. But the struggle goes beyond the boundaries of CCBC. According to a 2019 study performed by the Hope Center for College, Community and Justice, approximately 48 percent of community college students are food insecure.
For additional information about the Winter Bazaar, contact Jacqueline Bullard at 443.840.3809.
###About the Community College of Baltimore County (ccbcmd.edu)
Since 1957, CCBC has opened the doors to accessible, affordable, high-quality education empowering generations of area residents to transform their lives and the lives of others. Each year, more than 63,000 students enroll at the college’s main campuses, extension centers and online to make their starts, earn degrees, launch and build careers. CCBC offers the region’s most expansive selection of degree, certificate and workplace certification programs that prepare students for transfer, job entry and career advancement in such industries as business, education, health care, information technology, cybersecurity, construction and transportation. CCBC is nationally recognized as a leader in innovative learning strategies, among the nation’s top associate degree producers, and designated as a Military Times Best College 2018.