Partnership Profiles


Some of the region's leading corporations have stepped forward to provide a leadership commitment to the work of the Gateway Community College Foundation in support of students' academic success.  These organizations demonstrate a formidable allegiance to supporting the mission of the college and the determination of its students to advance, often in the face of challenging circumstances, to fulfill academic aspirations and build better lives, for themselves and their families.  The Gateway Community College Foundation salutes each of them.

Yale-New Haven Hospital


Yale-New Haven Hospital (YNHH) is a non-profit, 1,541-bed tertiary medical center that includes Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven, Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital and Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital. Relying on the skill and expertise of more than 4,500 university and community physicians and advanced practitioners, including more than 600 resident physicians, YNHH provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary, family-focused care in more than 100 medical specialty areas.



NewAlliance Foundation


NewAlliance Foundation is an independent charitable foundation that provides significant ongoing support to Gateway Community College Foundation and the students of Gateway. The mission of the NewAlliance Foundation is to provide financial support to charitable organizations addressing diverse community needs in the arts, community development, health and human services, and youth and education.

People's United Bank


People’s United Bank served as the sponsor for  Chefs of Our Kitchen event. People’s United Bank has been a staunch supporter of Gateway Community College and the Gateway Community College Foundation; no surprise for this company that has, for more than 170 years, been focused on one thing: exceeding expectations by building a relationship centered around their customers and the communities where they live and work.




Winstanley Enterprises

Founded in 1990 by brothers Adam and Carter Winstanley and their father David, Winstanley Enterprises LLC ranks among the Northeast’s leading real estate developers and investors. Beyond its well-deserved reputation as a hands-on, service-oriented property owner, Winstanley Enterprises and its principals maintain a highly developed sense of community commitment and corporate citizenship, an attribute Dorsey L. Kendrick, GCC’s president, has lauded. “Their financial and volunteer support played a huge role in making this magnificent campus a reality, and in helping to make our students’ educational dreams come true,” she said.

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo, presenting sponsor of the Chefs of Our Kitchen series, provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance. Wells Fargo is a long-time supporter of Gateway Community College and the Gateway Community College Foundation (GCCF). It was lead sponsor for the 2011 and 2012 Kitchen Tour and has also supported the annual Hall of Fame event.