PIVOT is Florida Polytechnic University’s premier fundraising event. The past two events have raised more than $3 million for The Florida Polytechnic University Foundation.

The Florida Polytechnic University Foundation is composed of respected business and community leaders committed to the University’s success. The Foundation is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization that builds and manages the funds needed to support student scholarships and the University’s educational mission.

Please join us as we support the University’s Foundation, celebrate our first graduation and applaud innovative partnerships on February 4, 2017 at 7:00pm at Florida Polytechnic University’s award-winning Innovation, Science and Technology Building. 4700 Research Way, Lakeland FL 33805

Dollar Match Challenge

The party may be over but the giving doesn’t have to end. An anonymous donor committed to match dollar for dollar every gift received during the evening of PIVOT and going forward up to ONE MILLION DOLLARS.

Donate Now

For more information about PIVOT please email PIVOT@flpoly.org

PIVOT's Florida Poly Fellows

Florida Poly Fellows support Florida Polytechnic University as champions of the University’s mission and vision. They support the University’s innovative approach to STEM education and help drive it forward.


Sponsorship Opportunitues

PIVOT would not be made possible without the generosity of it’s sponsors. The foundation has put together a variety of sponsorship opportunities and is happy to meet with those interested in sponsoring PIVOT or any other University fundraiser. For more information please review our sponsorship packet or contact our development department at lvigil@flpoly.org or 863.874.8732

Steering Committee

Terri Avent
Patti Bostick
Gregory Fancelli
Ginny Houghton
Alice Hunt
Jan Hyman
Lynn Oakley
Shelley Robinson
Loretta Sanders
Seretha S. Tinsley

The past two galas have raised more than $3 Million toward student scholarships and to support the University's Foundation