PCC Foundation Overcoming COVID-19 Obstacles to Support Students

Randy Collier speaking to PCC employees from podium during 2019 Convocation.

WINTERVILLE—After closing out 2019 on a high note, the Pitt Community College Foundation found its fundraising momentum cut short in 2020 with the emergence of the […]

PCC Foundation Restructuring Holiday Show Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

PCC Foundation logo set against blue background and surrounded by snowflakes.

After careful consideration, Pitt Community College Foundation officials have decided to cancel plans for holding the 2020 Down East Holiday Show in-person, due to the considerable […]

Taskforce Working to Minimize Coronavirus Risk on Campus

Walter & Marie Williams Building at sunset.

WINTERVILLE—Pitt Community College administrators have created a taskforce to develop procedures for maintaining a safe and healthy campus for students and employees during the fall semester. […]

PCC Counselors Helping Students Get Through Pandemic

PCC Counseling Department staff members Mecca Waller, Kimberly Williamson and Olivia Sutton (left to right) practice coronavirus safety measures as they prepare to distribute food items to students in need of assistance.

WINTERVILLE—Just as they did in the wake of Hurricane Florence in 2018, Pitt Community College counseling staff are drawing from their department’s on-campus food pantry to […]

CARES Act Funding to Assist Students, Improve Online Programming

WINTERVILLE—A relief package Congress approved this spring in response to the coronavirus will provide Pitt Community College with more than $5.5 million to assist students affected […]

PCC Foundation Reports Successful Spring Fundraiser Despite Coronavirus

2020 Spring Scholarship Fundraiser Sponsors

WINTERVILLE—Strange as it sounds, the Pitt Community College Foundation overcame the coronavirus pandemic this month to raise funds for student scholarships. After having to abandon plans […]

Nursing Grad Relying on Lessons Learned at PCC in Fight Against Coronavirus

During PCC's 2006 pinning ceremony for soon-to-be nursing graduates, Nelly Wheeler uses her candle's flame to light a classmate's candle. Nearly 14 years later, she is one of many PCC health sciences grads helping battle the coronavirus pandemic.

GREENVILLE—Fourteen years into her career as a registered nurse, Nelly Wheeler finds herself with many other Pitt Community College health sciences alumni on the front lines […]

PCC Foundation Changes Format of Spring Fundraiser

2020 Spring Scholarship Fundraiser Sponsors

As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the Pitt Community College Foundation has significantly altered the format of this year’s spring scholarship fundraiser, which was originally […]