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WVC Foundation At A Glance

The Wenatchee Valley College Foundation exists to raise financial support for the students, programs and faculty/staff of Wenatchee Valley College and shall assist the college in achieving its goals through cultivating friends and garnering financial support.

The foundation was incorporated in 1973 and is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation organized under Washington law. 

For the 2019-2020 academic year, the foundation provided over $650,000 in funding to support the college. This includes:

  • $350,000 in scholarships
  • $23,000 in direct student support, including veteran work study support and ASWVC support
  • $54,000 to support faculty and staff, including professional development opportunities 
  • $183,000 in programmatic support designated for specific departments
  • $10,000 for the Knights Care Fund to help students facing housing insecurity and other barriers to academic success
  • $30,000 as an unrestricted gift to the college to fund new software, faculty and staff training, building maintenance and any other miscellaneous expenses associated with the overall advancement of WVC.