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COA Foundation’s 7th Annual Fundraiser

“Pork & Pearls”

Make plans to attend our casual evening of pig pickin’ and oyster roastin’!

Enjoy dancing, live and silent auctions, a 50/50 raffle and special surprises while you enjoy a good ol’ fashioned pig pickin’ and oyster roast. The event draws more than 200 of College of The Albemarle’s (COA) most loyal supporters.

All proceeds benefit the COA Foundation.Pig Cartoon


Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017


4 – 9 p.m.


The Crawfish Shack
305 Swing Gate Rd
Hertford, NC 27944

Partnership Opportunities

COA’s Foundation offers businesses and individuals the opportunity to support the college in multiple ways. Through our Community Partnership Program, the Foundation is able to build relationships with local businesses that share the college’s goals and are looking to give back to their community. You can also show your support through in-kind donations to the event’s live and silent auctions. Donations are tax deductible. For more information, please contact Lisa Johnson at

About the COA Foundation

COA Foundation is an organization responsible for the raising of private funds to advance and promote the mission of our outstanding college. Established in 1980, the Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. All gifts to the Foundation are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Donations to the Foundation support many areas of the college including: student scholarships, endowments, program support, capital initiatives, new program development, and faculty and staff professional development.


  • Johnson, Lisa

  • Executive Director, Foundation and Development

  • Elizabeth City Campus: A 123

  • 252-335-0821 ext. 2263

  • Mueller, Valerie

  • Foundation Development Assistant and Database Manager

  • Elizabeth City Campus: A 122

  • 252-335-0821 ext. 2265