Making a Difference
We’ve heard from you – our community – that GPRC is absolutely vital and that our plans and vision for this College are important to you and to the future of our region. This is an important period of time in the life of our College as we embark on the process of becoming a university. We are on the leading edge of economic and social advancement throughout northwestern Alberta, and your support has never been more vital!
Keep up to date with our university status progress!
|GPRC Vice President External Relations Carmen Haakstad and Sport, Fitness, Wellness Director Ron Thomson, receive a donation from local businessman Ken Truhn
|GPRC's Children's Centre Daycare receives a donation from the GPRC Alumni/Foundation
|Encana supports GPRC Indigenous Services
|TDCanadatrust makes a donation to support Indigenous Services at GPRC
Through your support, GPRC will:
- Expand opportunities and choices in post-secondary education
- Provide excellence in learning and student experience
- Significantly increase support for students
- Retain talent in the region
- Train more skilled workers in healthcare and high-demand trades and professions
- Build new industry and community partnerships
Donations from alumni, parents, corporations, foundations and friends have a direct impact on students at GPRC! Your donation impacts the lives of students every day and encourages creative thought and the development of knowledge and experience that strengthens the fabric of our region, province, country and beyond!
GPRC is Vital to Our Region
Financial support provides for student awards and bursaries; enhanced teaching tools and equipment; and innovative programming. This financial support makes the high quality education at GPRC possible.
Together, we are working to build a skilled and educated work force that will support the growing economic and social development of our communities.
Areas of support include:
Vital Growth ensures excellence in learning and student experience through enhanced:
- Health Education
- Trades & Technology
- Research and Innovation
Vital Improvements will result in talent being retained in the region through more trained workers:
- Classroom and Lab transformation
- Restoration of Common Spaces
Vital Experience will see new industry and community partnership that means economic growth:
- Increasing scholarships and student services
- Enhanced teaching and learning resources
- Advancing Athletics, Creative and Performing Arts
The Grande Prairie Regional College Library welcomes donations of items that enhance the existing collection and support the academic and research needs of our students, faculty and staff. Donations accepted become the property of the GPRC Library.
Sense of Community Recognition
||$100,000 - $249,999
||$10,000 - $99,999
||$1,000 - $9,999
||$10 - $999
|Planned Gift Level
||$50,000 - $199,999
||$5,000 - $49,999
Our College. Our Future. Your GPRC.
Cumulative charitable donations of $1,000 or more within the last three years are recognized on the Sense of Community Honour Wall in the main concourse at GPRC, as per our Cumulative Giving Levels and Benefits Chart. With each new donor level, gifts to GPRC stay on the wall for longer periods of time. Donations that are pledged over a period of years are recognized for the total gift committed to GPRC.
Donation pledge forms are to be completed by the donor and College representative before names will be placed on the Wall. The Annual Giving List is updated each year.
Gifts to GPRC Alumni Foundation are tax creditable. Thinking about making a gift to GPRC? Let one of our development team assist you in directing funds to purpose that best fits your intentions.