The Centennial College Retirees’ Association (CCRA) is a volunteer organization established in 2002, to promote the interest of Centennial College retirees by providing its members with fellowship, pertinent information and response to their concerns. The Association is comprised of retired faculty, administrative and support staff of Centennial College. The CCRA thanks the Centennial College President’s Office for their ongoing support of our organization.

CCRA acts to:

  • Promote continuing contact and dialogue among retired members of the Centennial College community through:
    • Social and recreational events
    • Communication through the CCRA website and emails
  • Advocate for Centennial College retirees
  • Liaise with retiree groups such as other community colleges retirees’ associations
  • Promote the interests of Centennial College and its programs within the college and community
  • Maintain a formal relationship with the college at the Presidential level to ensure the continuity and independence of CCRA


Why Join?

  • Attend luncheons and activities for members and guests to reconnect with other retired colleagues and friends
  • Enjoy interesting speakers/activities at luncheons
  • The CCRA supports projects chosen from the interests of its members
  • Obtain access to a library card and enjoy borrowing privileges at campus libraries
  • CCRA members receive direct discounts to some Continuing Education courses and Alumni events


Membership offers:

  • Ongoing communication through emails and the CCRA website
  • Invitation to social functions and activities
  • Opportunities to meet with colleagues
  • An invitation to CCRA’s Annual General meeting
  • Opportunity to attend Board meetings as a guest
  • An opportunity to serve on the CCRA volunteer Board of Directors


CCRA gives back:

  • Annually awards the Centennial College Retirees’ Association Scholarship
  • Support the College’s volunteer community events such as:
    • Donations to the Student Emergency Food Bank
    • Child Care Family Christmas Baskets
    • Sustainability Projects


How to Join/Renew:

  • Complete e-Registration Form and submit fees electronically
  • Download Mail-in Registration Form and mail with cheque
  • Meet with Pension Consultant

Please Note: During the documentation confirmation session, retiring employees are provided with a membership application form by the Pension Consultant. Membership is free for one year, if the retiree joins in the first year of their retirement.