December 1st, 2015
#GivingTuesday is a time to join people around the world to pause, reflect and support the organizations that are meaningful to us. Consider a donation on the 1st to help transform lives and improve our community, one student at a time.
About the Foundation
The QVCC Foundation is a non-profit organization 501 (C)(3) established in 1971 as a way to involve area business leaders and community members in the college's fundraising efforts. Today, the Foundation provides the college in excess of $100,000 annually in support of its mission...to raise funds so that all residents of Northeastern Connecticut are provided the opportunity to attend QVCC regardless of income, to support educational excellence, technological advancement and professional development at the college, and to serve as the Regional Advisory Council.
• 4,283 credit & non-credit students attend QVCC
• $5,062 tuition, fees & books for one year
• 2,200 credit earning students
• 65% receive financial aid
• 75% are employed locally