Philanthropy in Action2022-11-05T12:11:00-07:00

Philanthropy in Action

From Needs to Degrees

COD Foundation’s Transformative Role Through the Fund for Student Success I am personally thrilled by our growing number of dedicated community partners who believe in the potential of our College of the Desert (COD) students – and actively involve themselves in supporting their success. When I think about [...]

Breaking Down Transportation Barriers Helps Students Reach Campus Classes

College of the Desert is always working toward new means of servicing educational access for all students. In response to student transportation issues, COD launched the new Roadrunner Express in January 2024. This first-of-its-kind initiative provides a campus-to-campus shuttle service, linking all five COD campuses from Desert Hot Springs [...]

Breaking New Ground: COD’s Palm Springs Campus Revolutionizes Education & Hospitality

The long-awaited groundbreaking for COD’s Palm Springs Campus is set to take place in 2024, marking the end of nearly two decades of anticipation. This milestone is accompanied by a visionary plan aimed at revolutionizing education and meeting the increasingly complex needs of the job market. A key focus [...]

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