Who we are and What we do
The Arizona Western College Foundation is a community foundation committed to helping students reach their career goals through collaborative contributions, scholarships, and grants.
The mission of Arizona Western College Foundation is to make education universally accessible by removing economic barriers.
- Raise funds by ‘friend’ raising and building endowments for scholarships to supplement institutional funds and support student enrollment goals.
- Assist AWC programs and departments through fund management, special event fundraising assistance, promotions, and processing donations.
- Solicit and maintain community relationships to promote collaborative projects to benefit the Foundation and AWC growth.
- Promote Alumni participation and pride to encourage active engagement with AWC and facilitate future donations for planning giving campaigns.
Board of Directors
A volunteer Board of Directors composed of business and industry representatives, community leaders, and alumni provide vision, strategic planning, and leadership for the AWC Foundation.
|Dr. Daniel P. Corr, AWC President||Ex-Officio|
|Lori Stofft, VP of Advancement||Ex-Officio|
|Andrew Phelan, President||Finance Director, Antelope High School|
|Karen Spencer, Vice President||Realtor, Long Realty Yuma|
|Eric Gardner, Treasurer||VP of Gutierrez Canales Engineering, P.C.|
|Bruce Gwynn||Yuma Community Food Bank|
|Jonathan Matheus||Real Estate Agent, A.T. Pancrazi Real Estate|
|Crystal Gunderman||Senior Vice President and Regional President, Foothills Bank|
|Flora Llamas||Business Development, Nova Home Loans|
|Julie Rodriguez||Director for Education Services, Yuma County Education Services Agency|
|Jorge Lozano||Attorney, Law Offices of Jorge Lozano|
|Meghan Scott||Attorney, Noble Law Office|
Board of Directors
AWC Foundation Tax ID Number:Download IRS Determination Letter
IRS Form 990sDownload 2018 Form 990
Equal Opportunity Organization
Arizona Western College is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions. AWC and the AWC Foundation does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all individuals (employees, board members, and students) are given equal opportunity and that selection decision be based on job-related or scholarship criteria related factors.