HCC Disaster Relief Fund

 
A Note of Appreciation

 

THANK YOU to our many donors - including HCC faculty and staff, alumni and friends - and community college partners across the nation who reached out in support of HCC students and employees impacted by Hurricane Harvey! Your generosity will always be remembered.

The HCC Foundation extends a special appreciation for the following generous emergency relief awards received on behalf of HCC students impacted by Harvey: 

  • $100,000 from the City of Houston and the Greater Houston Community Foundation, on behalf of the Strada Education Network
  • $25,000 from Communities Foundation of Texas
  • $25,000 from Barnes & Noble College Booksellers to replace books and supplies

The HCC Foundation also extends a special thank you to our fellow community colleges for their generous support:

  • Ashville-Buncombe Technical College
  • Irvine College
  • Mott Community College
  • Rhode Island College
  • Saddleback College


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Dr. Muddassir Siddiqi, President, HCC Central College and Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea, President, Mott Community College

Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea, President, Mott Community College, presented Dr. Muddassir Siddiqi, President, HCC Central College, with a $3,000 check on behalf of her institution, to assist HCC students impacted by Harvey. MCC mounted a two-month Hurricane Harvey relief campaign called “Mott Cares” campus wide in September 2017. The $9,000 raised by the campaign were distributed equally to Houston Community College; Lone Star College; and San Jacinto College.
Click here to read more on the MCC donation



saddleback checkMarcia Milchiker, South Orange County Community College District Trustee (far right) presents Harvey relief check to HCC Foundation. Pictured from left, Eva L. Loredo, HCC Board of Trustees, Karen L. Schmidt , Executive Director, HCC Foundation, David Regenbaum, Vice President, HCC Foundation Board of Directors, Dr. Cesar Maldonado, HCC Chancellor, Mary R. Williams, President, HCC Foundation Board of Directors, and Trustee Milchiker.
 

South Orange County Community College District Trustee member Marcia Milchiker visited Houston Community College on November 1, 2017, presenting the funds raised by Saddleback College and Irvine Valley College (IVC) to HCC officials to aid in the recovery of HCC students following Harvey. The total amount of money raised between Saddleback and IVC added up to $4,137.
Click here to read more on the Saddleback College and Irvine Valley College donation. 

 

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Many of our employees and students at Houston Community College continue to need help due to the horrific, unprecedented damage done by Hurricane Harvey.

Please consider making a contribution to the HCC Foundation to assist us in providing emergency funding to them. Donations may be made through the link below:

Donate Now To HCC Disaster Relief Fund

The HCC Disaster Relief Fund is a restricted fund to provide a pass-through grant to HCC for grants, scholarships, and one-time special requests due to financial hardship caused by natural disasters.  At this time, it is Hurricane Harvey.

If you would like to give via check, make your check payable to the HCC Foundation.
On the 'For' line, indicate: HCC Disaster Relief Fund

Please send or bring your check to:
HCC Foundation
3100 Main, Suite 12B12 (MC1148)
Houston, TX 77002

Thank you for helping Houston Community College students and employees through this difficult time.

Gifts made to this fund are tax-deductible. 100% of all proceeds will go to support HCC employees and students.

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