News at CBC

Power of Connection Virtual Event

Student Scholarships Community Fundraiser Scheduled

Posted Date: October 18th, 2021
Columbia Basin College
By: Jay Frank

PASCO, Wash. – Community members are invited to attend the Columbia Basin College (CBC) Foundation’s annual Power of Connection event to raise money for CBC student scholarships.

The virtual event is Thursday, October 21 at 6 pm. Tickets are available through October 15 at

This event will feature home delivery of event boxes and an online video presentation with student testimonials, a keynote from best-selling author Steve Pemberton, performances by the CBC Jazz Ensemble, online auction items and more. 

The live online auction includes items ranging from a Seahawks VIP experience (with private round-trip flight included) to a suite for 10 to see CATS at the Toyota Center to a weekend getaway at Suncadia. The silent auction items include some exceptional opportunities, from a trip on a Christmas lights tour bus, a Columbia river cruise and even 600 sq. ft. of polished concrete work up for bid.

For more information, visit, call (509) 542-5519 or send an email to foundationFREECOLUMBIA_BASIN.


A building