Creating Futures Gala

The Normandale Community College Foundation will host the second annual Creating Futures Celebration gala at Bloomington's Double Tree by Hilton near 100 and I-494 on Saturday, September 27 at 6 p.m.

The gala will include heartwarming student stories, plus stunning performances by Normandale students, staff, alumni, faculty and board members. It will also feature exciting live and silent auctions, an elegant dinner, a "Dreams Become Reality" program to remember, a live band and dancing. Mahendra Nath, a local successful entrepreneur, philanthropist and Foundation Emeritus Board Member, will be honored for his commitment to making dreams come true for Normandale students.

This fundraising gala will help provide scholarships for deserving students of all ages. Come enjoy a night of fun and excitement while helping to change lives and create futures.

Purchase tickets and tables now to get the "Early Bird" pricing. Seat assignments are made on a first-come, first-served basis, so get your tickets soon.

Last year's inaugural gala netted $162,737 to support student scholarships and college programs. For more information, to purchase tickets or donate auction items, call the Normandale Foundation at 952-358-8147 or go to