Ways to give
Give online using our simple form!
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
As faculty and staff, help make opportunity possible for our students every day. Consider supporting student success by making an ongoing, monthly gift via payroll deduction.
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.