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To help students reach academic excellence by exposing them to resources and programs that prepare students to be productive, creative, ethical, engaged citizens and leaders with an informed global perspective.


To provide educational opportunities and resources for minority students through independent college preparatory schools and academic enriching programs, thus enriching our whole community.


The Queen City Foundation was born of noble aspirations, matured through trial and error, and carried forward by the devoted work of committed volunteers. Queen City Foundation was the brain child of Dr. John A. Ordway,

We need your support

QCF has a lot of ways for you to help!

Use PayPal with a credit card, or send a check.

Monthly Giving

A little each month goes a long way for QCF.

In-kind Donation

Items and services that benefit our students and families.


Make a donation in lieu of a gift. We’ll send a card.

Planned Giving

Leave a legacy.

Payroll Deduction

You can designate QCF when you donate through your employer.

Sponsorship opportunities

Educational Resource Fair, Queen City 5K,Teen Diversity Summit, Saluteto Scholar Banquet , Queen City Foundation Honors and other educational enrichment program.

Give your time!

Volunteer opportunities abound.

Queen City Foundation is a not-for-profit, 501(C) 3 Organization, donations are tax deductible. Please contact our staff at [email protected] or 513-655-5402 to get involved today.

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