State Attorney Bill Gladson, who serves as Secretary of the CF Foundation board, presented a personal gift to Chris Knife, VP for Development and CEO of the CF Foundation, for the Patriot Fund. This fund is a student emergency fund helping students with unexpected expenses. The goal of this fund is to ensure students can stay in their programs of study with minimal or no disruption of their progress when life emergencies arise.
The CF Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and the officially designated means of making private, charitable contributions to the College of Central Florida. The Foundation's purpose is to change lives through education by providing community awareness, advocacy and funding to the college.