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When you make a gift to the PCC Foundation, the value of your dollar extends far beyond one person or one opportunity. PCC strengthens Oregon’s economy by contributing $1.2 billion a year in added income as a result of job skills obtained at PCC. Your investment supports the future of our entire region, bringing the power of higher education within reach for thousands of people.

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There are many giving options

Whether you are looking to make a cash donation or you need help with a more complicated gift, we’re here to help you make opportunity happen:

  • Give online
    You can give right now by using our simple online form.
  • PCC Champions for Opportunity
    The Portland Community College Foundation is looking for 100 Champions of Opportunity, who will ensure that PCC has the resources to be responsive to the needs of students today, tomorrow and long into the future.
  • Donate securities or stock
    We can help you donate securities like stocks and bonds, providing you with immediate benefits. Donate to the PCC Foundation Account at Charles Schwab Institutional.
  • IRA RMD
    Give an IRA charitable rollover gift.
  • Monthly giving
    The Panther Pack is an easy and impactful way for you to carry on your support of PCC’s brightest students.
  • Establish a scholarship
    It’s easier than you might think to establish a PCC Foundation scholarship. Discover how to create a scholarship and support deserving students, by visiting how to establish a scholarship.
  • Estate planning / Planned giving
    Planned gifts, such as remembering the PCC Foundation in your will, require more preparation than an outright cash donation, but can be tailored to meet your specific needs.
  • Donate in-kind
    The Foundation accepts gifts that are identified as college needs or items that can be readily converted to cash.
  • Support our General Program Fund or a specific Program Fund for Excellence
    Donating to a fund for excellence supports specific programs and college initiatives.
  • PCC payroll deduction
    Payroll deduction is a great way to give. You can choose to donate one hour’s pay, or a specified amount each month.

Don’t forget!

Your employer may match your gift. Check with your company to see if they offer this benefit. This is an excellent way to multiply your contribution.