Inauguration Scholarship Appeal

MWCC President Vander Hooven taking a selfie with a group of students

In honor of President Vander Hooven’s historic inauguration, the MWCC Foundation has pledged to raise $100,000 for student scholarships. Your donation will help deserving North Central Massachusetts students achieve their dreams through education. Donations of any amount are welcome or become a leadership sponsor at the levels below:

  • $5,000 DREAM BUILDER: Adopt 5 students
  • $2,500 ACADEMIC ADVOCATE: Adopt 3 students
  • $1,000 STUDENT SUSTAINER: Adopt a student

Ways to Give


By Phone: Call 978-630-9387 to donate with a major credit card

By Mail: Checks made payable to MWCC Foundation, Inc.
(put Inauguration Scholarship in the memo)
can be sent to:

MWCC Foundation, Inc.
444 Green Street
Gardner, MA 01440
(download the mail-in form)

In Person: Please stop by room 101 (Gardner campus)

"This scholarship reminds me that MWCC is a place that I can always return to. It’s a place I hope to return to – to reinvest in the place that invested in me. Thank you so much for seeing the potential in me."

Bella Ballin, Liberal Arts & Sciences - Chemical Sciences 2016 Graduate

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