March 30, 2023 Kenneth Colangelo

Tunxis Community College Foundation invites the community to its annual “Sips for Scholarships” fundraiser on April 28 at 5:30 p.m., at Kinsmen Brewing Company in Southington. The public is invited.

The evening will be held in Kinsmen’s Clark Hall event center, and entry includes a drink ticket, Sauced wood-fired oven pizza bar, live music by Acoustic Thunder, and a donation to the scholarship fund. Gluten-friendly options will be available. The event will also include a “Drop in the Bucket” drawing.  

In addition to scholarships, proceeds from the event will support students and programs at Tunxis Community College in Farmington.  

Advanced tickets are $50, and can be purchased online at, or email [email protected]. Those participating must be 21 years or older with proper ID. For more information, call 860.773.1357. 

For sponsorship opportunities or more information, contact Keith Madore at 860.253.3041 or [email protected] 

Tunxis Community College Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization led by an executive director and managed by a board of directors. The Foundation’s mission is raising funds for Tunxis Community College and its students, with a focus on scholarships, special learning projects, the arts and student veterans. 

Tunxis is among 12 community colleges in Connecticut merging on July 1 to become CT State Community College, one of the largest community colleges in the country and largest in New England, dedicated to quality, access, and affordability. CT State students will be able to apply once and take classes at any campus. In addition to Tunxis, other locations include Asnuntuck (Enfield), Capital (Hartford), Gateway (New Haven and North Haven), Housatonic (Bridgeport), Manchester, Middlesex (Middletown and Meriden), Naugatuck Valley (Waterbury and Danbury), Northwestern (Winsted), Norwalk, Quinebaug Valley (Danielson and Willimantic), and Three Rivers (Norwich). 

For Immediate Release: 28 March 2023

Contact: Melissa Lamar, Director of Marketing & Public Relations
W:  860.773.1407 [email protected]