Important Notice

Owensboro Community and Technical College will be closed beginning December 20th, 2014 for the holiday break. We will re-open January 5th, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. During the institutional closing interested students may apply online at by clicking APPLY NOW. Any questions during the closing will be handled through the KCTCS Student Service Center at 1-855-5GO-OCTC.
Library at night

Ways to Give

Support OCTC, not the IRS.

Maximize your investment in Owensboro Community and Technical College and achieve the most beneficial tax consequences for your family, your business and yourself.  Thank you so much for considering a gift to OCTC. Your generosity can make a difference.  No gift is too small!

Current Gifts

  • Cash, electronic transfer of funds, stocks and securities, real and personal property
  • Tributes, memorials and honorariums
  • Field specific giving such as Allied Health, Business, Engineering, Welding, etc.
  • Individual or group gifts
  • One time scholarships
  • Sponsorships: events, fundraisers, speakers
  • Matching gifts from the more than 1400 business nationwide that match the contributions of their employees and retirees

 Pledged Gifts

  • Donations can be pledged and payments stretched over a period of years


  • Provides the best way to have a permanent impact
  • Allows for direct giving to a specific area of interest
  • Pledged amount is invested and involves higher giving levels
  • Only the income can be used and is designed for giving in perpetuity
  • May be named after a loved one, friend or business

 Planned Gifts

  • Life insurance and investments
  • Estate gifts

 Gifts in Kind

  • Time, space, equipment, etc.