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Recognition Societies

These distinguished individuals and organizations generously provide vital support to HCC students through leadership and commitment to the college's mission.

  • Legacy Society

    Recognizes those who have made legacy gifts, such as bequest, that invest in the future of students who will be tomorrow’s pillars of society. 

    Nancy Caplan
    Christopher J. Cherry
    Michael J. Cherry
    Michael and Joanne Davis
    Dr. Mary Ellen Duncan
    Lawrence and Barbara Greenfeld
    Susan Hellenbrand
    Dr. Kathleen Hetherington
    Ann Kienlen
    Kenneth* and Marie Kittelberger
    Estate of John Joseph Langan, Jr.
    Benay Leff
    Dennis and Melissa Mattey
    Patrick* and Jill McCuan
    Alan and Judy Ratner
    Steven Sachs
    Kenneth and Linda Solow
    Todd Thompson
    Barbara Van Winkle
    Stephen* and Brenda Walker

    *These donors have passed away.

  • President's Circle

    Recognizes those who have partnered with the foundation in building relationships to promote the college and have a lifetime donation of more than $100,000 to support HCC students.

    Bank of America
    Baltimore Gas and Electric
    Vivian C. “Millie” and William Harrison* Bailey
    Dr. Lillian Bauder
    Boyer Gilbert Family Foundation, Inc.
    Yolanda and Frank Bruno
    Cardoni & Waddell, LLC
    CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
    Coca Cola Refreshments, Inc.
    The Columbia Bank
    Columbia Film Society
    Community Foundation of Howard County
    Cosmopolitan Incorporated
    Ellicott City-Columbia Lions Club
    Cheryl Griffin
    Rand Griffin
    Edward and Fern Hamel
    Joshua One Nine Foundation
    Hamel Builders
    Harkins Builders
    Helen Pumphrey Denit Charitable Trust
    Wilson* and Ann Hoerichs
    The Horizon Foundation of Howard County, Inc.
    Peter and  Elizabeth Horowitz
    Howard Bank
    Howard County Arts Council and the Howard County Government
    Howard County General Hospital, a Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine
    HRLD Foundation - David & Debra Huber
    Bob and Bach Jeffrey
    The Kahlert Foundation, Inc.
    Kaiser Permanente
    Kenneth* and Marie Kittelberger
    Elizabeth and Ken Lundeen
    Lundy Family Foundation
    M&T Bank
    Maryland State Arts Council
    Patrick* and Jill McCuan
    MedStar Health
    Mercedes-Benz of Silver Spring
    Merritt Properties
    John G. Monteabaro Foundation
    PRFB Charitable Foundation
    Riparius Construction
    The Jim & Patty Rouse Charitable Foundation
    The Rouse Company Foundation
    The Ryland Group
    Sandy Spring Bank, Inc.
    Fred and Sandy Schoenbrodt
    Barbara and James Schulte
    Richard B. Talkin Family
    Barb Van Winkle
    Stephen* and Brenda Walker
    Wells Fargo Bank
    Work Strategy/Brian McIntyre
    W.R. Grace Foundation
    Kathy and Jerry Wood Foundation

    *These donors have passed away.

  • 1970 Society

    ($25,000 - $99,999)  Recognizes annual leadership giving in 2022 and commemorates the college’s founding year.    

    The Anderson Family
  • Pathway Society

    ($10,000 - $24,999) Recognizes individuals, organizations and businesses that have annually contributed to funding student achievement in 2022. 

    BIC Educational Foundation
    EMJAY Engineering and Construction Co., Inc.
    Langford Fund
    Maxim Charitable Foundation
  • Scholars Society

    ($5,000 - $9,999)  Recognizes individuals, organizations, and businesses that annually committed to helping students achieve their educational goals in 2022. 

    Fulton Bank, N. A.
    Elizabeth and Kenneth Lundeen
    Steven and Susan Porter
  • Partners in Success

    ($2,500 - $4,999) Recognizes individuals and corporate donations that annually partner with Howard Community College to help students succeed in 2022.

    Access Demolition Contracting, Inc.
    African American Comm Roundtable of Howard Co
    Paul Gleichauf
    Nancy Tarr Hart
    Bert and Joan Hash
    The Herbert N. Gundersheimer Foundation
    PNC Bank
    Sandy Spring Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
    SB & Company, LLC
    Judy Smith
    St John Baptist Church
    WSP Foundation, Inc.
  • Circle of Friends

    ($1,000 - $2,499) Recognizes the many friends of Howard Community College that prioritize making an annual donation for HCC students in 2022

    Bethel Korean Presbyterian Church
    Bridgeway Community Church
    Brightview Senior Living
    Mary E. Cannon
    Caplan Group, Inc.
    CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
    Carney, Kelehan, Bresler, Bennett & Scherr, LLP
    The Cecil & Marian Christian Family Trust
    Sal and Carol Dunn
    First Baptist Church of Guilford
    Virginia Lee Fry
    Tony and Arlene Harrison
    Keller Williams Realty Centre
    Lakeside Title Company
    Vivian Moore Lawyer
    Christopher R. McIntyre
    Rebecca W. Mihelcic-Chapman
    NAACP Howard County, MD Branch
    Oxford Planning Group
    Professional Gardeners, Inc.
    James and Joan Ray
    Kimberly D Smith
    Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation
    David and Robin Steele
Giving makes a difference! Your support helps students along their pathways to success.