About the Foundation

Created in 1975, under the North Carolina Non-Profit Corporation Act, Haywood Community College Foundation exists to aid, strengthen, and further the work and service of Haywood Community College (HCC). It assists the college to secure the necessary and timely financial support unavailable through its traditional public funding source.

In order to fulfill its mission, the HCC Foundation engages in friend-raising and fund-raising activities to secure contributions from individuals and organizations. The HCC Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization through which tax deductible gifts may be made to benefit HCC. Contributions to the Foundation are tax deductible as provided by state and federal laws.

Every gift to the Foundation, no matter how large or small, is gratefully accepted and deeply appreciated, because each gift represents the donor’s expressed goodwill toward the college. Gifts are used in many ways including the following:

  • Scholarships
  • Student ambassadors
  • Student emergency needs
  • Student experiential learning opportunities
  • Student transportation
  • Mini-grants for student impact, staff & faculty
  • Staff and faculty professional development
  • College events and marketing development
  • Technology enhancements
  • And many more . . .

Giving to the Foundation is an investment that contributes to the success of students. For additional information about making a gift to HCC Foundation, contact the HCC Foundation, 185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, NC 28721; telephone (828) 627-4544 or symyers@haywood.edu.

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