RCC 50th Anniversary

50th Anniversary Celebration

Respecting Our Heritage. Cultivating Leaders. Creating Change.

RCC is celebrating its 50th anniversary throughout the 2023 calendar year! The year-long 50th anniversary celebration provides the College with an opportunity to increase brand recognition, cultivate new relationships, reenergize alumni relationships, fundraise for critical college priorities, and more!

The 50th Anniversary Celebration will be led, planned and implemented by Interim President Jackie Jenkins-Scott and a 50th Anniversary Committee, chaired by:

  • Sheriff Steven Tompkins, RCC Board of Trustees Chair
  • Rev. Dr. Ray Hammond, RCC Foundation Board Chair
  • Donna Harris-Lewis, Reggie Lewis Track & Athletic Center Representative
  • Sadiki Kambon, Friends of RCC
celebrating graduates at commencement

Schedule of Events

RCC’s 50 Pioneers
February 23, 2023
May 11-13, 2023
Health, Wellness & Healing Forum
September 28-29, 2023
Academic Symposium
Nov. 2-3, 2023
Golden Jubilee Gala
February 24, 2024
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More details to come!



Call for Nominations: 50 Pioneers

We are now accepting nominations for RCC’s 50 Pioneers! The 49 individuals who have made significant contributions to the College over the past 50 years will be honored, with one pioneer representing the collective contributions of the Greater Roxbury Community. Nominees will be evaluated based on leadership; community influence and impact; innovation and achievement; commitment to RCC’s values; academic contributions; and excellence in student support.

Complete our online nomination form

Submit a voicemail nomination by calling 857-701-1593



Donate Today

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The RCCF has a goal of raising $6M throughout the 50th anniversary celebration. We need your help to reach our fundraising goal!  No amount is too small, and all donors will be recognized our website!

  1. Community Member - $25.00 - $100.00 donation
  2. Friend - $100.00 - $500.00 donation
  3. Family - $500.00 - $1000.00 donation 

Interested in donating more than $1,000.00? Email to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

All donors will be recognized on the 50th Anniversary website, regardless of donation amount.

Ready to donate?

Complete our online donation form


Learn more about RCC’s History

The Library’s contain documents related to RCC’s reach history, along with a timeline of major events over the past 50 years.  Visit the Library’s website to learn more about RCC’s history!


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