There are many opportunities to contribute to the success of Mendocino College students. Below you'll find a list of funds to which you can contribute right now using Paypal.

For more information, please call or email Katie Fairbairn: (707) 468-3164 or

You can also get in touch with us by filling out the form on our Contact Us page .

Area of Greatest Need

This category represents unrestricted donations that will be used for areas of greatest need.

Adopt-A-Fifth Grader

A $700 donation will sponsor a $1,000 scholarship for one 5th grader within the Mendocino/Lake Community College District upon high school graduation.

Yvonne Sligh Book Award

The Yvonne Sligh Book Award funds book vouchers for students who do not receive any type of financial aid. There is no minimum donation amount.

Scholarship Program

Donations to the Scholarship Program can fund a perpetual, annual or one-time scholarship for students.

Charitable Gift Annuities

These gifts provide annual income and tax benefits to the donor and leave a lasting gift to the Foundation.

Other: Donor-designated Fund


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