Join us for outstanding events which increase awareness, recognize achievements, honor scholarship recipients and raise scholarship funds for Black Hawk College Foundation.


Black & Gold Celebration

Join us on Thursday, April 4, 2024

Black & Gold Celebration

Our Black and Gold Celebration is the Black Hawk College Foundation's premiere fundraising event featuring dinner, silent auction, live music entertainment and a hall of fame induction. This event is an opportunity to support and celebrate Black Hawk College's impact on our students' lives and throughout our community. Learn more

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Reggie Freeman


Reggie Freeman

Mayor of East Moline



BHC Hall of Fame

BHC Hall of FameThe Black Hawk College Hall of Fame promotes pride in the College and its students. Inductees are chosen based on outstanding success and distinction in their chosen field and humanitarian service.

Our Alumni Hall of Fame recognizes alums for their outstanding achievements. You are invited to share a Black Hawk College alum story to be considered for the BHC Alumni Hall of Fame.

BHC Hall of Fame honorees possess one or more of the following achievements: Outstanding distinction and success in their chosen professional career; Humanitarian service proven beneficial to society; Completed at least 30 college credit hours at Black Hawk College. Learn more



Hot Roddin’ for Scholars
at Black Hawk College

Car Show

Hot Roddin’ for Scholars Annual Car Show highlights more than 400 antique cars, hot rods, street rods, and special interest vehicles owned by club members and other collectors from around the Midwest region.

The event features an impressive array of beautifully preserved vintage automobiles, each with its unique story to tell whether you're an avid car enthusiast or simply appreciate the elegance of yesteryears—it's an unforgettable journey through automotive history. Read more

Hot Roddin’ at the Hawk is hosted by Valley Daze, Inc. They are continuing the tradition of the vintage car show that was started in 1984 by Quad City’s Vintage Rods. During Quad City’s Vintage Rods running the event, they donated more than $80,000 to the Black Hawk College Foundation.

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Annual Scholarship Banquet

BHC Scholarship BanquetBlack Hawk College Foundation hosts a Scholarship Recognition Banquet annually in the fall to recognize the generosity of its scholarship benefactors and award recipients.

We invite scholarship creators to speak each year about their decision to establish a scholarship fund and the impact of their generosity on the students attending the Quad-Cities Campus. The student award recipients are also invited to share their future plans and how the scholarship has enhanced their lives.

Recent Scholarship Banquet Events & Galleries

2023 Scholarship Recognition Banquet
2022 Scholarship Recognition Banquet

Learn how you can support Black Hawk College students or become a scholarship recipient.



Black Hawk College
5K Hustle

5k Hustle

The Black Hawk College 5K Hustle is a Quad Cities tradition, held annually on the beautiful BHC campus in Moline. Runners, joggers, and walkers of all levels enjoy an autumn day on the hills of the College's campus. The race has raised more than $50,000 in scholarships for the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Black Hawk College.



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