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The WCC Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, which exists solely to support and advance the objectives of Wilkes Community College by raising funds. The WCC Foundation consists of 30 volunteer board of directors. 

Thompson HallOur purpose is to provide funds for scholarships, capital projects, staff and faculty development, and the beautification of Wilkes Community College. 

Giving to the WCC Foundation is an investment in our students, faculty, staff, and community. 


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  • Current Events
  • Annual Fund Drive
  • Golf Tournament
  • Spring Event
  • Ways To Give
  • Contact Us

Current Events 

Health Sciences Center Capital Campaign  

For more information contact Allison Phillips at 336-838-6491. 


Annual Fund Drive

Every Gift Counts! Giving to the annual fund is an easy and convenient way to show your support for the students, faculty, and staff. Gifts of all sizes are crucial to the success of the annual fund. Give to the best of your ability. 

To give or for questions, please contact Lee K. Cornett at 336-838-6158 or email at lee.cornett@wilkescc.edu. 



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 Thank you to our 2015-16 annual fund friends  

 2015-2016 Annual Fund Report   



The 33nd Annual Henry Moore Golf Classic was held at Oakwoods Country Club on October 6, 2016.  

For over 32 years, $541,000 has been contributed to Wilkes Community College in memory of Henry Moore.  

For more information contact lee.cornett@wilkescc.edu or 336-838-6262. 

 2016 Henry Moore Players are pictured below  Henry Moore Media Release  




Spring Event

On February 11, 2017, the WCC Foundation will hold its annual Valentine’s Dinner and Dance at the John A. Walker Community Center. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. with a cocktail hour, followed with a delectable dinner prepared by the WCC Culinary Arts Department under the direction of Chef Kimrey Jordan and Chef Chuck Wallace and his baking and pastry arts students. Net proceeds benefit Wilkes Community College.  

 2016 Press Release  


Ways To Give

Cash Gifts

Cash gifts are the easiest and most direct way to give to the Wilkes Community College Foundation. Cash gifts can be used to support our annual fund, capital campaigns, scholarships, and special events. Cash gifts made by check should be payable to Wilkes Community College Foundation, PO Box 120, Wilkesboro, NC 28697 or make a donation online. 


Matching Gifts

What is better than one gift? A gift that has doubled. A great way to leverage your gift is to ask your employer to match your gift through their matching gift program. Credit is given to both the donor and the company when the matching gift is received. 


Gifts of Securities

Gifts of Securities (stocks and bonds) are becoming more popular as a way to give. 


Please contact Allison Phillips with how many shares of what stock or mutual fund you are giving.
This ensures that your gift is properly received. For making the transaction for transfer funds contact Linda Gregory at Wells Fargo Securities.


Account #8998-6211
DTC 0141
Federal Tax Id # 23-7338790


Planned Giving

Planned giving allows an individual to have a lasting influence on Wilkes Community College. The most common form is a bequest which is a gift made through a will or living trust. A donor can designate a specific dollar amount or a percentage of the estate. 


Naming Opportunities

Want to leave a lasting legacy at Wilkes Community College? Naming a building, other physical structures, outdoor structures, or scholarships can be a wonderful way to honor someone. Financial requirements for naming opportunities differ and donors are asked to discuss their ideas with the Executive Director Allison Phillips. 

Contact Us 


WCC Development Office   WCC Foundation
PO Box 120   Tax ID: 23-7338790 
Wilkesboro, NC  28697   For Form 990 www.guidestar.org  
336-838-6277 -  fax   2015 - 2016 Annual Report 
 2016 Economic Impact Report   

Allison Phillips       Lee K. Cornett  Mickey Jennings 
Executive Director  Development & Community Resource Specialist  Development Sponsorship Specialist  
allison.phillips@wilkescc.edu lee.cornett@wilkescc.edu mickey.jennings@wilkescc.edu
336-838-6491 336-838-6158 336-838-6475
Jarrett Barker  Susan Tolley  Bethany Swaim 
Development Accountant  Graphic Design  Events Marketing Specialist 
jarrett.barker@wilkescc.edu susan.tolley@wilkescc.edu bethany.swaim@wilkescc.edu
336-838-6132 336-838-6181 336-838-6412
Denna Parsons     
Volunteer & Development Specialist