Established in 1961, the Rochester Community and Technical College Foundation exists to support the mission of the College by providing support to students and programs at RCTC, enhancing the quality of education and the future of our students. We offer scholarships, provide program support, connect alumni, host fundraising events, and raise funds for scholarships.
RCTC Foundation Board of Directors
An independent board of directors, representing our community, governs the Rochester Community and Technical College Foundation. These dedicated individuals are stewards of gifts to the RCTC Foundation. Through their leadership, students’ lives are impacted by our scholarship program, campus programs are supported and our community’s quality of life is enhanced.
Philosophy of the RCTC Foundation Board of Directors
The RCTC Foundation exists to influence the quality of student programs at RCTC. Through active, ongoing campaigns to promote philanthropy in the community, the Foundation aims to grow a diverse amount of resources sufficient to provide affordable education for all students, add value and excellence to the programs offered at RCTC, and help insulate the institution from future economic and political forces by filling in gaps in state funding, The RCTC Foundation believes that no student should be turned away from RCTC due to inability to pay tuition.
Core Values of the RCTC Foundation Board of Directors
Spirit of Giving We recognize our role to attract resources for Rochester Community and Technical College and its students
Enhancing and Advancing We believe our role is to enhance and advance the capacity of Rochester Community and Technical College
Engaging the Community As community leaders, we believe in using our sphere of influence to strengthen understanding and foster relations between the College and the community
Honesty and Integrity We believe in high integrity as the guiding principle in conducting our business
Responsibility and Accountability We recognize our responsibility to benefactors and stakeholders and strive for honesty and openness
2023-2024 RCTC Foundation Board of Directors
Dwell Realty Group
Echelon Wealth Management
Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce
Sterling State Bank
Ally Hanten Ebert
Align Your Soul Counseling
Premium Support Bookkeeping
American Family Insurance
RCTC Foundation Staff Members
Interim Dean of Career, Technical, and Workforce Education