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Yavapai College Foundation Mission and Vision

Mission Statement: Our Mission is to support Yavapai College objectives and activities through resource development and promote community awareness of the College and its programs.

Vision Statement: to support Yavapai College by enhancing educational, cultural, social and economic opportunities in our community.

The Foundation promotes student scholarships, faculty development and programs that enrich both campus and community life.

Valerie Wood, YCF Board Chair

Welcome to the Yavapai College Foundation!

Yavapai College Foundation is dedicated to seeking and assisting donors in helping students to achieve their dreams. There are a variety of donation options, such as individual donations, creating a scholarship in the donor’s name, creating an endowed scholarship, donations to a specific program, naming YCF as beneficiary in a will/trust/insurance policy, cash donations of stocks or planned-giving and more. I personally have sponsored scholarships with my husband Daniel as we believe in educational opportunities Yavapai College offers. Yavapai College Foundation also acts as a trustee for donations to assure the gifts are distributed in the manner specified by the donor. Please join us in helping educate and inform our Yavapai County community.

Valerie L. Wood
Yavapai College Foundation Board of Directors

Year in Review 2020-2021 .pdf

Board of Directors

The Yavapai College Foundation is led by a Board of Directors, a distinguished, hard working group of community leaders who have committed their support to the students, faculty and staff of Yavapai College, as well as their community members in Yavapai County.

Foundation Staff

Meet the Yavapai College Foundation staff. They are here to assist you with your questions about the Yavapai College Foundation.

As a private, community-based, non-profit organization, the Yavapai College Foundation is fiscally and organizationally separate from the College. The Yavapai College Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to excellence in management of fiscal resources. Eighty-four cents of every dollar raised directly benefits the students, staff, and communities served by Yavapai College.