Ways to Give

Big Sandy College Educational Foundation Board

The Big Sandy College Educational Foundation, Inc. was originally incorporated in 1962 as the Big Sandy College Development Corporation, Inc.  The nature and purpose of the foundation was to acquire by purchase, option, lease or otherwise, lands and improvements; to solicit and procure donations of land or resources for the purpose of constructing a college to serve the Big Sandy Region.

The mission of the Big Sandy College Educational Foundation, Inc. is to promote the Big Sandy Community and Technical College through enhancing and providing for academic excellence in the form of scholarships and any other endeavor which will benefit the students in the Big Sandy and Eastern Kentucky.  The Foundation provides a base of support for the Big Sandy Community and Technical College’s dedication to student success.  Dedication to student success, works through the Big Sandy Community and Technical College’s Office of Institutional Advancement to secure and manage private funds necessary to support College programs and services established to accomplish this mission.

The satisfaction of giving comes in knowing that you are investing in the lives of students and your community. Making a charitable donation to Big Sandy College Educational Foundation can be a very uplifting and rewarding decision. We welcome and invite your support.

Ways you can Give


This includes gifts of cash or other property. Current gifts provide immediate financial assistance for a variety of purposes. A cash gift is made by a personal or business check and is fully tax-deductible providing you assumed no goods or services in return.


This is an agreement between the donor and the College/Foundation that would include making regular payments over a period of time allowing you to maximize your contribution.

Gifts in Honor or Memory

Gifts may be made in honor or memory of a loved one, friend or colleague. It could recognize a business or commemorate a special occasion.


An endowment is a fund that is permanently invested. The annual income generated from the investment is used for a particular purpose. An endowment is the best way to have a permanent impact on the future of the College and leave a legacy for future generations.

Planned Giving

Planned gifts usually require the help of a professional advisor to determine specific tax advantages for you, your family members and/or your estate. A planned gift maximizes your giving potential and allows you financial security or that of a loved one. Please contact the advancement office for more details.

There are a variety of ways to give and we encourage you to call or visit our Advancement Office for more details. Please contact the Manager of Advancement or Assistant Manager of Advancement.

We look forward to working with you!