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​A​bout Us

The RCCD Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1975 to raise and manage private donations that benefit RCCD and its colleges, students, and programs. We accomplish this by building partnerships with alumni, friends, and the business community to explore philanthropic opportunities and inspire giving.

The Foundation is professionally managed by a staff who are experts in the field of philanthropy and is overseen by a committed volunteer Board of Directors.

The RCCD Foundation raises and manages private donations to support the students, programs, and faculty of the RCCD Colleges – Moreno Valley College, Norco College, and Riverside City College.

The RCCD Foundation contributes to the economic and social mobility of our region by developing resources that remove financial barri​ers and provide universal access to education.​ 

The work of the RCCD Foundation is shaped by the following values:

Fiscal Integrity

  • Sound fiscal stewardship​ and transparency


  • Stakeholder focus and communication

Community Involvement

  • Community engagement and service


  • Positive and beneficial relationships

Strategic Alliances

  • ​Innovative efforts and resource development​