The Pellissippi State Foundation exists to develop friends and funds for support of the educational, cultural and service goals of Pellissippi State Community College.
The Pellissippi State Foundation will assist the entire College in promoting excellence for this institution by securing financial support for special educational and cultural activities that are in addition to the ongoing operational expenses for the College.
The Foundation was chartered in the State of Tennessee in 1982 as a not-for-profit organization. It gained tax-exempt status as a 501(c)(3) corporation in March 1983. It is governed by a board of volunteers including representatives of business, education, and industry; community leaders; and donors.