Alumni Events

September 1 through January 31

President's Distinguished Alumni Award Nominations Being Accepted

September 1, 2019 through January 31, 2020

Nominations are being accepted through January 31 for the 2020 President's Distinguished Alumni Award!  There are two award categories: Distinguished Alumni Award and Young Alumni Achievement Award.  Visit to learn more about the annual award and to nominate a deserving graduate.  Contact Kristin Jackson at or (609) 463-3621 with questions about this special honor.


2019 Women of Wonder Luncheon

Thursday, November 14, 2019
11:30 a.m.
The Flanders Hotel
719 East 11th Street | Ocean City, NJ

Please join us for a celebratory luncheon fundraiser to honor Stormy Freese, Karen Mahar, and Shirley "Becki" Wilson.  These three women will be honored for the tremendous contributions they have made within the Cape May County community.  Individual tickets cost $40 and tables of ten cost $350.  Sponsorship and advertising opportunities are available.  Proceeds from the event will support scholarships for students attending Atlantic Cape.  To purchase tickets or learn more about this event, please visit or contact Kristin Jackson at or (609) 463-3621.


Annual Day of Giving

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Atlantic Cape alumni and friends are encouraged to participate in this year's Annual Day of Giving by making a donation to the Atlantic Cape Foundation.  Your support enables the Foundation to annually award hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships and emergency funding to Atlantic Cape students.  Leave your legacy by paying it forward!  No donation is too small.  For more information on ways to give to the Atlantic Cape Foundation, please contact Kristin Jackson at or (609) 463-3621.

Communication Alumni Council Breakfast Fundraiser

Saturday, December 14, 2019
8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Applebee's Grill & Bar
51 Bethel Road | Somers Point, NJ

Join the Communication Alumni Council and fellow Atlantic Capers for a tasty endless breakfast buffet as we honor Professor Keith Forrest and raise money for the Communication Alumni Scholarship and Annual Communication Awards!  Current students are encouraged to attend to connect with classmates, meet Communication program alumni, and relax before finals week.  All are welcome.  Tickets to the event cost $11 and can be purchased online.  For additional information about the event, please contact Briar Gibbons at



37th Annual Atlantic Cape Restaurant Gala

Thursday, April 16, 2020
6:30 p.m.
Harrah's Waterfront Conference Center
Avalon Ballroom | Atlantic City, NJ

SAVE THE DATE for the 37th Annual Restaurant Gala being held at the beautiful Harrah's Waterfront Conference Center in Atlantic City!  This annual black-tie event features an elaborate cocktail reception prepared by students attending the Academy of Culinary Arts, signature dishes from 40 of South Jersey's finest restaurants, local wine, beer and spirits, entertainment from the Dirty Dozen Dance Band, and a decadent dessert extravaganza.  Proceeds from this event support scholarship funding for students at the Academy of Culinary Arts, an emergency fund for students, and Atlantic Cape Foundation operations. Atlantic Cape Alumni Association members are eligible for up to two discounted tickets to the event.  The discounted ticket price is $150 each, a $75 savings on each ticket.  For more information, visit or contact Kristin Jackson at or (609) 463-3621.