Foundation: Athletic Fundraising

Updates and information on LBCC’s student-athletes and how you can support them through the Foundation’s Funding Our Future campaign to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the College in 2027.

To read about the LBCC Foundation’s Funding Our Future campaign, click here.

To read about the LBCC Foundation’s impact in the community, click here.

To read about the successes of LBCC Alumni, click here.

Graphic with LBCC Athletics Fall showcase info (in article)

LBCC Athletics Fall Showcase

Long Beach City College has a rich and tremendous athletic legacy. Collectively, the Vikings hold 16 National Championships, a state-record 93 California Community College State Championships, hundreds of conference titles, and over 20 Football Bowl Game appearances.

Kids at Summer Swim Program 2022 at the KLAC

Earl B. & Loraine Miller Foundation Grant Funds Summer Swim Program

For more than twenty years, the Long Beach City College Athletic Department has hosted a Summer Recreation Swim Program that provides support to the Long Beach community with an emphasis on the health and well-being of children in need. To support this program, the LBCC Foundation and LBCC Athletics are offering 100 scholarships for at-risk and underserved youth funded by the Earl B. & Loraine Miller Foundation in July/August of 2022.

Close up shot of the Monte Nitzkowski wall

The Monte Nitzkowski Endowment
Honoring a LBCC legend

Monte Nitzkowski was head coach of the water polo and swimming programs from 1954-89. He led the Vikings to six state water polo championships and was selected five times to the U.S. Olympic coaching staff, serving as head coach in 1972, 1980, and 1984. He coached five Vikings into the Olympics and trained six state swimming champions.


Allison Rose Veloz
Women's Soccer

Building champions in the classroom, champions in competition, and champions of character since 1927; Long Beach City College (LBCC) has a rich and tremendous athletic legacy. LBCC women’s soccer sophomore forward Allison Rose Veloz is no exception to that level of excellence.