Building relationships that enhance financial and educational investments in Lassen Community College
Incorporated in 1977, the Lassen College Foundation is a public charity under IRC Section 501(c)(3). The foundation provides financial support to the college for scholarships and innovative programs.
The objectives of the foundation are to continue providing scholarships to attend Lassen Community College, develop an alumni association, build an endowment fund, and increase college involvement within the community and community involvement in the college.
The foundation always seeks motivated, visionary people to advance higher education within the district.
The foundation envisions a community with a culture of philanthropy that supports higher education for local workforce development, intellectual growth, and civic, cultural, and social leadership.
The mission of the Lassen College Foundation is to provide financial support to Lassen Community College for scholarships, innovative programs and resources on campus and in the district.
The foundation makes friends for the college in the community by being Ambassadors and Advocates for the college, students, faculty, and administration.
The foundation offers scholarships to attend Lassen Community College to graduating high school seniors within the college district.
The foundation maintains communications for alumni news and events, peer networking, and student mentoring.
The foundation builds an endowment fund for the Healthcare Occupations Programs, one of the fastest growing occupations with the largest number of new jobs.
Community / College Involvement
The foundation sponsors events that bring the college to the community and the community to the college.