Lead the Way - Starting Today

Your charitable donation transforms the lives of promising students and strengthens our communities. Choose a giving option that means the most to you!


Make your ANNUAL FUND gift count for determined students from the North Shore and beyond. Your generosity empowers students to dream, learn and achieve at NSCC.  One hundred percent of every gift directly supports areas of greatest need for students and the advancement of the College.


North Shore Community College gives you the best head start in life that you could ever receive

Zaria Karakashian-Jones

Class of 2022

Invest for Success through Scholarships 

Establish a scholarship for NSCC students with a gift of $1,000 or above. Endowed scholarship opportunities begin at $15,000.

Making an honorary or memorial gift to a specific scholarship? Click here or contact development@northshore.edu for assistance.

Ryan Duggan

Your support gives us that extra push to keep going, which helps us feel proud of ourselves in the process.

Ryan Duggan

NSCC Scholarship Awardee, Class of 2019

Be A Visionary

Visionaries inspire, empower, and transform higher education through philanthropic investment in North Shore Community College strategic initiatives.  By becoming a Visionary, you will foster excellent life outcomes for learners, create centers of excellence for academics and career training, and engage inclusive partnerships across the North Shore region and beyond. 

Donations of $1,000 or greater to the Visionary Fund will be recognized with membership to The Visionary Society of The North Shore Community College Foundation. Gifts of any size are welcome.  


North Shore Community College is our community. We believe in education and in creating an opportunity. Investing in people who are part of our community is certainly the most rewarding investment of all.

Richard and Margaret Bowen

Lead Visionaries

North Shore Residents

Build a Lasting Legacy

Name The North Shore Community College Foundation, Inc. as a beneficiary in your estate planning. Your commitment of a deferred gift will be celebrated through membership to The Lighthouse Society. To learn more, please visit the The Lighthouse Society or contact development@northshore.edu.  *Donors who commit by March 31, 2023 will be recognized as Founder’s Circle members of The Lighthouse Society.

Dick and Jane Thompson

Because of its positive impact on students and the economic effect on the North Shore, we decided that NSCC is the college we want to support.

Richard “Dick” Thompson and Dr. P. Jane Baugh


Custom Gifts

Direct your gift to a specific program or area of interest in support of NSCC students and the advancement of the college.  Contact development@northshore.edu or 978-739-5527 for details.

Learn More

Contact Nicole Marcotte, NSCC Director of Development, at 978-739-5527 or nmarcott@northshore.edu

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