Our Donors

Ashton "Maestro" Fletcher, Jr.

Ashton Fletcher, Jr

Ashton received full scholarships to the Peabody Conservatory of Music and Morgan University, where he earned Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees. As the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, he studied with renowned bassist Keter Betts...

Celena Hadlock

Celena Hadlock

Celena Ann Hadlock was an Assistant Professor at CCBC who taught Spanish and coordinated World Languages on the Essex and Dundalk campuses. She spoke Spanish and Protuguese and was passionate about other cultures, diversity and inclusion. Professor Hadlock was an...

Dennis Seymour 2019

Dr. Dennis E. Seymour

Dr. Dennis E.Seymour Dean Emeritus of the CCBC School of Business, Criminal Justice and Law. He has a PhD in Criminal Justice from Southwest University, two bachelors from University of Maryland, and a Masters from Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Seymour was employed...

Frank G. Messina

Frank G. Messina

Colonel Frank G. Messina is an alumni of Essex Community College (1977) with an Associate of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice. In addition, he also graduated from the F.B.I National Academy and the Federal Executive Institute. His passion for police work led to a 28...

Jake Audet

Jake Audet Memorial Scholarship

The Jake Audet Memorial Scholarship was established in February of 2021 by his family to honor his life and legacy after his untimely passing. Recipients of this scholarship must be enrolled at CCBC pursuing a degree or certificate program in one of CCBC’s skills...

Joel D. Lapin

Joel D. Lapin

Joel D. Lapin, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at CCBC Catonsville established the Joel D. Lapin and Family Scholarship in honor and memory of his parents Aaron and Anne Lapin of Worcester, Massachusetts. Their love, sacrifices and support enabled Joel to be the...

The Oriole Advocates' Charitable Foundation- 1987

Oriole Advocates' Chartiable Foundation

The Oriole Advocates’ Charitable Foundation (OACF) was established as a 501 © (3) Corporation In 1987. The organization promotes the health and well-being of youth through the State of Maryland and across the globe through its support of organizations both domestic...