PCC Big Give Day

$171,244
Donated
171% of $100,000 goal
612
Donors
This campaign ended on October 07, 2021, but you can still make a gift to Portland Community College by clicking here!
April Carter-Schiavo Memorial Vet Tech Scholarship
445% 92 Donorsfunded$13,350 Donated
Tessa Conradi Memorial Paralegal Scholarship
214% 23 Donorsfunded$4,295 Donated
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An Anonymous DonorFriends of Outreach & Advocacy Project matched $1,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of Teacher Scholarship Program matched $1,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of ESOL Program matched $1,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of Future Connect matched $1,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of The Panther Pantries matched $1,500

An Anonymous DonorFriends of College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) matched $2,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of Disability Services matched $2,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of Exercise Science Scholarship matched $2,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of Humanities & Arts (HARTS) matched $2,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of Cascade Festival of African Films matched $2,100

An Anonymous DonorFriends of April Carter-Schiavo Memorial Vet Tech Scholarship matched $3,000

An Anonymous DonorFriends of Rose Scholarship matched $4,500

An Anonymous DonorFriends of DREAMers Program matched $4,500

An Anonymous DonorFriends of Student Scholarships matched $7,000

An Anonymous DonorPCC Foundation Board of Directors matched $15,000

An Anonymous DonorMaybelle Clark Macdonald Fund matched $17,500

An Anonymous DonorSchlesinger Family Foundation matched $21,000
About

It’s Portland Community College’s Big Give Day, and we’re coming together to raise $100,000 to support student success! Help make the dream of a college education possible for PCC students by making your gift now.

There are more than 25 scholarships and programs participating in Big Give Day this year for you to support. Be sure to encourage your friends to do the same by sharing Big Give Day on social media using the hashtag #PCCBigGiveDay.

This year we are grateful to have two matches for Big Give Day! Thank you to the Schlesinger Family Foundation and the Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund.

Updates
​We did it! Thank you for your generosity on Big Give Day

We did it! Thank you for helping us to raise $171,244 for Portland Community College students this Big Give Day!

Thank you for generously giving to fund scholarships, emergency aid, technology resources and PCC programs.

More than 600 donors participated and made a gift to support student success. PCC is grateful to every one of you who cares about our students. You’ve reaffirmed our commitment to providing equitable access to higher education in our region. Thank you for believing in us and our students!

We also want to thank the Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund, the Schlesinger Family Foundation and the PCC Foundation Board of Directors for their generous challenge matches. 


We are grateful to everyone who made a gift this Big Give Day.

59 days ago by Nancy Hartman
A BIG Thank you to all of our donors. Let's keep this going!

We've reached our $100,000 #PCCBigGiveDay goal!! A BIG Thank you to all of our donors. 

Although we have met the goal, we still have over 24 hours left for Big Give Day, and several programs and scholarship funds are still working to meet their goals. Let's keep this going!  We'd love your donations through 11:59 PM on October 6 to make a BIG impact for PCC students.

60 days ago by Nancy Hartman
We did it! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!

We've reached our $100,000 #PCCBigGiveDay goal!! A BIG Thank you to all of our donors. 

Although we have met the goal, we still have over 24 hours left for Big Give Day, and several programs and scholarship funds are still working to meet their goals. Let's keep this going!  We'd love your donations through 11:59 PM on October 6 to make a BIG impact for PCC students.

61 days ago by Nancy Hartman
Thank you, Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund!

The Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund is still matching gifts! If you contribute $500 or more, they will match $500 of your gift. We are so grateful for this support of students and their academic goals. 

61 days ago by Haley Stupasky
Incentives to Give

There are many ways you can maximize the impact of your gift to support the scholarship or program of your choice! Here are some incentives to keep in mind as you consider your gift: 

  • Goal Donor - The Foundation will add $250 to the fund of choice to the donor who helps us reach our $100,000 goal.
  • Last Donor - When our campaign ends on Wednesday, October 6 at 11:59 p.m., $250 will be added to the fund the last donor supports.

Gifts must be made on the GiveCampus platform. 

61 days ago by Haley Stupasky
Thank you, Schlesinger Family Foundation!

Right now your gift has twice the impact for PCC students thanks to the generosity of the Schlesinger Family Foundation, who will match up to the first $21,000 given on Big Give Day! This match is almost up, so double your impact while you can.

61 days ago by Haley Stupasky
We are halfway there!

With over $50,000 raised already, we are grateful for the support donors have shown PCC scholarships and programs. Share, share, share!

61 days ago by Haley Stupasky
​Let's celebrate education and together raise $100,000

Every gift helps and has an impact on students like Anya. Read more here: pcc.edu/news/2021/10/big-give-day-anya-decarlo/. #PCCBigGiveDay

61 days ago by Haley Stupasky
#PCCBigGiveDay is here!

Calling all Portland Community College supporters, #PCCBigGiveDay has begun and we need YOU to make our campaign a success. Give a gift any time before midnight on October 6!

61 days ago by Haley Stupasky

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Advocates

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Schlesinger Family Foundation
matched a total of $21,000
Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund photo
Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund
matched 35 gifts for a total of $17,500
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PCC Foundation Board of Directors
matched a total of $15,000
Friends of Student Scholarships photo
Friends of Student Scholarships
matched a total of $7,000
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Friends of Rose Scholarship
matched a total of $4,500
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Friends of DREAMers Program
matched a total of $4,500
Friends of April Carter-Schiavo Memorial Vet Tech Scholarship photo
Friends of April Carter-Schiavo Memorial Vet Tech Scholarship
matched a total of $3,000
Friends of Cascade Festival of African Films photo
Friends of Cascade Festival of African Films
matched a total of $2,100
Friends of Humanities & Arts (HARTS) photo
Friends of Humanities & Arts (HARTS)
matched a total of $2,000
Friends of Exercise Science Scholarship photo
Friends of Exercise Science Scholarship
matched a total of $2,000

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