CHICAGO — The newly formed Coyne American Institute Educational Foundation will provide scholarships and equipment for students enrolled at Coyne College in Chicago and also Brown College of Court Reporting in Atlanta. Coyne College offers degrees and diplomas in heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration.

On Jan. 22, the Coyne American Institute Educational Foundation is holding its first annual Casino Night fundraiser from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Coyne College, 330 N. Green St., Chicago. At the Casino Night, guests are invited to enjoy an evening of gaming, a silent auction, specialty cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres. All proceeds will go toward student scholarships. General admission is $75 per person and includes 25 gaming chips. VIP tickets are $100 each and include 50 gaming chips. Tickets are available for purchase online at Several gaming table sponsorships are also available for the Casino Night for organizations or large groups, with prices ranging from $1,500 to $3,500. To become a sponsor or for more information, contact Veronica Yoeu at

“Coyne American Institute Educational Foundation is a natural extension of our mission to provide high-quality education and career assistance to prepare our students for employment,” said Russell Freeman, president of Coyne College and Brown College of Court Reporting. “The foundation accepts cash donations for scholarships and equipment donations that are used in Coyne College’s labs. The cash donations help us offer additional tuition assistance to our existing students who can’t afford it on their own.”

To schedule a donation of heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment, email or call 773-577-8061.

For more information about Coyne American Institute Education Foundation (CAIEF), visit

For more information about Coyne College and its HVACR program, visit

Publication date: 12/30/2013

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