Planned Giving

Supporting Dreams . . . Building Futures


There are many reasons to contribute to the Foundation. Whether personal, business or civic in nature, the result is the same: all contributions support the College in educating its students and in strengthening the economic and cultural integrity of the community we serve.


The Foundation gratefully accepts the following forms of support from individuals, foundations, businesses and organizations:

Planned Giving

  • Bequests/Wills
  • Retirement Plan
  • Support HCC in Creative Ways
    • Life Insurance
    • Real Estate
    • Stocks
    • Charitable Lead Trust

Other Ways to Give

  • Cash Contributions
  • Gifts in Kind
  • Sponsorships
  • Matching Gifts
  • Corporate and Foundation Grants   

Foundation representatives are available to help you determine the forms of giving that best meet your personal wishes and financial objectives. For more information, please contact:

Kristy Jelenik
Kristy JelenikExecutive Director, Housatonic Community College Foundation Inc.
Telephone: 203-332-5078