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STAR Power Women's Giving Initiative

STAR Power is the MCC Foundation’s women’s giving initiative. Inspired by a generous challenge, the women of the MCC Board of Directors launched STAR Power in 2013 to raise money in support of single mothers pursuing their education at MCC. Last year, eight percent of MCC students were single parents striving to complete their education and make a better life for themselves and their families. By helping single parents overcome financial barriers and complete their studies, we are helping children and strengthening our community. Thank you for your support of this important initiative.

STAR Power Leadership

Flor Colon, co-chair
Kathy Pavelka, co-chair 

Kathy Bromley
Essie Calhoun-McDavid
Julie Camardo-Steron
Jill Cicero
Penny Crudup
Lauren Dixon
Bernice Hatch
Nellie Hedegard
Cecelia Horwitz
Anne Kress
Dolores Kruchten
Cynthia Langston
Diana Lauria
Karen Martin
Elaine Michael
Dr. Vivian Palladoro
Sandy Parker
Lisa Paulis
Abigail Reinhard
Naomi Silver
Elizabeth A. Sydor '79
Lori Van Dusen
Donna Wenk
Maureen Wolfe

Thank you for your generous support. Please provide the requested information so we can process your donation. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the MCC Foundation at 585.262.1500.

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Many employers have matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees - some companies may also match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses. To find out if your company has a matching gift program, check with your company's Human Resources office to see if they offer gift matching. Your Human Resources department will provide you with a matching gift form to complete and send to the MCC Foundation at 228 E. Main Street, Rochester, NY 14604.

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