LBCC Foundation


Investing in our Future

The Long Beach City College Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising money to support the students and staff and to enhance the learning environment of the Long Beach Community College District. The LBCC Foundation fulfills this mission by providing funding for scholarships, programs, capital projects, and the emerging needs of our students.

Learn more about the Foundation’s fundraising initiatives including Long Beach College Promise & Promise 2.0, President’s Circle, Establishing a Scholarship, Associate Groups, LBCC Grants, and the Alumni Association.


Long Beach City College Foundation’s mission is to raise funds to support the College’s outstanding and evolving learning environment.


The Long Beach City College Foundation’s vision is to guarantee equitable access to financial resources through transformational philanthropy.


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  3. Hospitable
  4. Collaborative
  5. Adaptable
  6. Trustworthy

Support The Viking Student Emergency and Basic Needs Fund

In a post-covid world, over 25,000 Viking students are still overcoming obstacles as they continue to work toward their educational goals.

The Viking Student Emergency and Basic Needs Fund was established to respond to the immediate needs of students and student services.  Whether the need is technology, food, housing, or any other obstacle that may impede the learning environment, the Viking Student Emergency and Basic Needs Fund helps to remove any barriers to education that a student may encounter.


African-American/Black Student Support Fund
A Race-based Systems Strategy to Address African American and Black Student Success

The African-American/Black Student Support Fund functions on the belief that all identifying African American and Black students deserve an opportunity to succeed. This fund seeks to provide financial assistance for African American and Black identifying students to successfully navigate higher education in a safe and culturally responsive manner.