Five College Consortium

Supporting Five College Programs

There are several options for supporting specific Five College programs listed below. 

If you are interested in providing general support for the work of the Consortium or support for other specific Consortium program, please contact the Executive Director (Sarah Pfaittecher -- spfatteicher@fivecolleges.edu) of the Treasurer (Yvette Morneau -- ysmorneau@fivecolleges.edu).   Five Colleges, Incorporated is designated by the US Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization; a contribution is deductible as a charitable gift to the extent allowed by law in the donor's particular income tax situation. 

The Jackie Pritzen Fund
The Pritzen Fund is an endowment which provides income to support such Five College academic initiatives as the annual Pritzen Lecture, certificate programs, interdisciplinary collaborations, faculty development and joint academic departments.

Center for the Study of World Languages Endowment
This endowment fund, created to meet a challenge grant from the The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will provide income to permanently fund about a third of the center's operations. Contributions to this endowment on or before December 31, 2021 will earn matching funds from the challenge grant of $1 for every $2 contributed up to a total match of $1 million.

The Women’s Studies Research Center Fund
Contributions received in this category are used to diversify and enhance programs offered by the center that support collaborative endeavors of the Women’s Studies community of scholars and students in the region.