Ways to Help

Ways to Help

Fund Student Dreams
Invest in Bright Futures

Your recurring donations help put a college education within reach for hardworking students. Learn more about our hassle-free monthly donations and start yours today.

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Join the President's Olympian Circle

For those who share our deep commitment to education, we offer exclusive membership into our President’s Olympian Circle. Membership levels start at $500 over a 12-month period.

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Give the Gift of Your Time

Your time is precious, and we welcome and appreciate volunteers for events, scholarship review and selection, and The Stand.

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Donate Goods

Help our students focus on school instead of meeting basic needs. We appreciate donations of food, toiletries, and professional clothes. You can even shop for our students from the click of a button through our Amazon Wish List.

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Honor and Memorial Gifts

Honor your family, friends and loved ones by creating a scholarship in their name. Each year, students will know that their dreams are being supported by your loved one.

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Become a Sponsor

We offer numerous opportunities to sponsor events that bring the community together in celebration and support of education. Sponsorships levels vary by event, and we welcome a conversation about how we can best recognize your support.

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Corporate Giving

We build customized partnerships by working with corporations of all sizes, allowing you to give back to your community through the San Diego Mesa College Foundation.

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Donate Stock

Donations of stock and other securities are a valued contribution that can be designated to any one of our initiatives and can contribute to students’ success.

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Planned Giving

You can leave a legacy by planning your bequest to the San Diego Mesa College Foundation. You can put your donation to work today and leave a legacy for years to come.

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Double Your Impact

Many employers support philanthropy by offering programs where they will match every dollar you give. Contact your employer to see if they may help you double your impact. For help processing a match, contact us.