The San Diego Mesa College Foundation was founded to support the success of students who study and learn at Mesa College. For many years, the foundation focused its efforts on student scholarships. The successful effort has offered up to $100,000 annually to current and graduating students. Over the years, faculty, staff and friends of Mesa College have supported student scholarships, and hosted the college’s premier gala event, the Ruth Kern Scholarship Gala, named for a founding member of this organization.
Now, the college and foundation are poised to expand its fundraising programs to support programs, teaching, students and unique initiatives that present itself. We encourage you to become involved with the Foundation, and the new Mesa College Alumni Association.
The San Diego Mesa College Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to cultivating friends and supplemental funds to help the College achieve its mission of offering programs and services for the benefit of our diverse student body. This all-volunteer group aims to support the College beyond that which is funded by the State of California.
The San Diego Mesa College Foundation strives to: