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Top 5 Ways to Give Back to Cal Poly

To 5 Ways to Give Back to Cal PolyGive online now and designate your annual gift to one of the Orfalea College of Business’ most timely initiatives.

1. Support Career Readiness
The college aims to help each student feel confident and prepared to tackle the hiring process. The Dean’s Excellence Fund backs alumni panel discussions, resume workshops and industry tours for students. Click here to make a donation now.

2. Invest in the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE)
Cal Poly students have readily embraced CIE’s spectrum of resources that help all majors sharpen their entrepreneurial skills. Giving enables the center to run programs like the on-campus Hatchery that mentors young ventures. Click here to connect with the CIE.

3. Help the Accounting Area Grow
In response to high demand from public accounting firms, Orfalea aims to nearly double the number of its CPA-eligible accounting grads. Donating to the area will help hire more faculty and expand its Learn by Doing programs. Click here to give to the Accounting Area.

4. Help Create a Center for Packaging Value Chain
The Packaging Program has plans to expand with a master’s program, professional development resources and an industry-centric research consortium. Your gift helps build the infrastructure that will make the center a reality. Click here to connect with the center’s development team about making a gift.

5. Bolster International Experiences
Orfalea believes well-rounded business graduates can thrive in a global context. Send students abroad by supporting travel grants for one of the five international tours slated for 2017. A donation to the Dean’s Excellence Fund will bolster student travel next year.

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