Corporate Giving

Help our students – and your company – as a corporate partner.

Philanthropic support from the corporate community is key to the success of our mission. By investing in Community College of Philadelphia, our corporate partners enable us to provide essential programs that benefit our students and the entire Philadelphia region. There are many ways corporations can make a difference at the College.

How the CARES Act Impacts Charitable Giving for 2020

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) was signed into law on March 27, 2020. The CARES Act is a $2.2 trillion stimulus law, which provides financial support to individuals and businesses in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The CARES Act contains provisions pertinent to tax-exempt organizations like Community College of Philadelphia. The CARES Act suspends existing limitations on charitable contributions for corporations raising them from 10% of taxable income to 25%.

This information is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. For more information about how corporations can support Community College of Philadelphia Foundation, please contact us at or 215-751-8214.

Black and Gold Gala Sponsorships

Become a sponsor for our annual gala and help support the 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship, which provides Philadelphia high school graduates the opportunity to pursue an associate degree at Community College of Philadelphia with no cost for tuition and fees.

Naming Opportunities

Naming opportunities are available at various levels of giving. Facilities and funds that may be named in recognition for gifts include buildings; classrooms and other campus spaces; capital campaigns; departments or centers; and scholarship endowments.

Scholarship Funds

Scholarship donations are by far the most popular philanthropic gifts to Community College of Philadelphia. Scholarships and awards can be made for as little as $250 and can be as large as a permanent endowment for a full scholarship.


Through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program, businesses and corporations have the unique opportunity to help Community College of Philadelphia students succeed while receiving beneficial tax credits.