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To be a preeminent community college foundation reflecting the value and economy of our community and greater Orange County, California.

The Foundation's purpose is to generate resources in order to provide the greatest opportunity for student success.

Passion, Vision, Integrity, Stewardship & Commitment

For over 25 years, Irvine Valley College has been advancing success for our students and our community. The IVC Foundation is committed to raising funds and friends in support of the current and future students of Irvine Valley College. We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization (Tax ID # 77-0239916), supported primarily by individual donors, community members, alumni, philanthropists who understand the value of higher education.

Give NowThe Irvine Valley College Foundation provides numerous ways for you to make a gift to the College in support of both general needs and specific programs.

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Celebrating Excellence Foundation Awards Dinner


Irvine Valley College (IVC) is hosting an awesome celebration, with fabulous live music and entertainment performed by IVC students, on April 11, 2015 at the Lyon Air Museum. We’re nearing our 300 seat goal, and just a few seats remain for this year’s IVC Foundation Awards Dinner. Don’t miss the chance to join us for this celebration of excellence and student success. The event will be hosted by Master of Ceremonies Steve Churm, Vice President at Freedom Communications Inc. and will honor an IVC alum, community member, administrator, faculty, classified staff member, current veteran student and a current IVC student. The evening will also be devoted to raising money in support of our programs and scholarships that help our students flourish. If you’d like to  support this evening please click here.

Marie de la Palme Scholarship Fund

The Marie de la Palme Scholarship Fund has been established in memory of Marie de la Palme. Marie has been a beloved dance faculty member at IVC since 2008. If you would like to donate to the Marie de la Palme Scholarship Fund please click here.


Dennis Gordon
IVC Foundation, Interim Executive Director

Karen Orlando
Development Services

Denise Sonnenberg
Development Associate

T: 949-451-5290
O: B200 Building, Room 251

Donate & Support IVC

We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization (Tax ID # 77-0239916).
Please make checks payable to the IVC Foundation, and mailed to the

Irvine Valley College Foundation
5500 Irvine Center Drive,
Irvine CA 92618.

Or for payment by credit or debit card, please use the orange "Give Now" button on this page, or call the Foundation Office at 949-451-5290.

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