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Welcome to Ivy Tech Foundation South Bend-Elkhart — your local connection to Ivy Tech Community College giving and the alumni network.

Ivy Impact Gala

Impactful stories from students, alumni and community members. Proceeds from the gala fund scholarships and learning opportunities to enrich our students' education. Learn more.

Catch Your Breath 5K

Open to the community, the Catch Your Breath 5K is an annual race event for the Elkhart County Campus, and benefits the Respiratory Care program. The program, which is nationally recognized for the preparedness and success of our students, is costly to operate. Learn more.

Chancellor's Scholarship Breakfast

The annual Chancellor's Scholarship Breakfast recognizes scholarship donors and connects donors with scholarship recipients. Learn more.

Employee Giving

Support from employees goes a long way in helping to fund scholarships for South Bend-Elkhart.

  • Denim Days
    • Stop by the chancellor's wing at the South Bend location to purchase your Denim Day stickers for $5 each or 3 for $12. Contact Kathee Kiesselbach for additional information.
    • Questions regarding appropriate use for Denim Day stickers should be directed to your supervisor or human resources.


Apply for scholarships through MyIvy. Learn more.

For more information on giving opportunities or alumni activities, please contact:

Sarah Rice
Executive Dir., Resource Development
(574) 289-7001 ext. 6345

Kathee Kiesselbach
Administrative Asst.
(574) 289-7001 ext. 5426