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Quinsigamond Community College is celebrating National High Five Day

Contact: Karen Hutner
Office of Institutional Communications
khutner [at]

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WORCESTER, MA— April 16, 2019— Quinsigamond Community College is high fiving its way in making the dream of higher education a reality for more people. On April 18 (National High Five Day), when you make a gift to the college in increments of $5 or more (up to $25,000), your donation will be matched.

All gifts on High Five Day will go into the QCC Foundation lifelong scholarship fund, to help more students attain their dream of attending college. This one-day of matched giving is designed to double your money and make your charitable donations go further.

“In honor of High Five Day, we ask all QCC alumni to celebrate the day by giving a ‘high five and $5’ to support the QCC Foundation’s efforts to bring affordable, quality education to everyone in our community,” said QCC’s Executive Director of Advancement, Karen Rucks.

To make a donation or learn more, visit

For more information about QCC, contact Josh Martin, Director of Institutional Communications at 508.854.7513 or jmartin [at] 

Quinsigamond Community College is the most affordable higher education in Worcester County. As a regional leader in education and workforce development, QCC serves the diverse educational needs of Central Massachusetts by providing affordable, accessible, and high quality programming leading to transfer, career, and lifelong learning.