Giving to the Foundation

SMCC Foundation Levels of Giving:


$20 - $499

Bronze Bear

$500 - $999

Silver Bear

$1,000 - $9,999

Golden Bear

$10,000 - $19,999

Platinum Bear  

$20,000 and up


Imaginative Ways to Give to the SMCC Foundation

You don't have to donate a building or give a huge donation to SMCC to be a part of the foundation. Every contribution counts, no matter how big or small. SMCC is thankful for any contribution you can make to help us provide the best educational experience we possibly can.

Here are some imaginative ways to give to the SMCC Foundation:

  • Contribute to the Residence Hall Campaign
  • Contribute to the Foundation’s General Fund
  • Contribute to the Foundation’s General Scholarship Fund
  • Contribute to the President’s Discretionary Fund
  • Donate a piece of artwork to the College
  • Purchase a band instrument
  • Provide landscaping
  • Purchase a computer
  • Purchase a printer
  • Purchase a scanner
  • Purchase a digital camera
  • Purchase an overhead projector
  • Pay tuition for a worthy student
  • Purchase books for a worthy student
  • Purchase books and periodicals for the Library
  • Provide funding for one of the campus organizations

The list could go on forever. If you would like to contribute to the SMCC Foundation, contact Foundation Director, Brian Emory, by email at or 601-276-4809.  

All contributions made to the Southwest Mississippi Community College Foundation are tax deductible under IRS Code 501-C-3.