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The impact of a quality education on an individual’s life cannot be underestimated. Education is the key to moving one’s personal goals forward, to seeking a better job or new career opportunities, and to becoming an informed citizen of the world. At the Palomar College Foundation, with your help, we extend the promise of an excellent education to worthy students. We know this changes lives.The impact of an educated workforce on the region’s economic vitality is huge. Palomar College prepares our future workers and connects graduates with employers through an array of career services. Palomar graduates fuel our local economy. President’s Associates are leaders who share the vision of Palomar College and support the critical role it plays in the future of our region. Membership allows you to support our students, enhance the success of the College’s academic and workforce development programs, and ensure a successful future for San Diego’s North County.

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Palomar is a comprehensive two-year community college and the largest community college in San Diego County. The Palomar College Foundation exists to bridge the gap between the needs and resources of the College. Each year, 30,000 students attend Palomar to earn a degree, transfer to a university, or train for a career
State and local funding has become a much smaller portion of our budget. We reach out to philanthropic individuals and corporations to help close this gap and to ensure student success.
As a member of the President’s Associates, you will enhance the lives of Palomar students through your support. President’s Associates funds student scholarships, textbook assistance programs, and grants that allow students to reach for their highest achievement.

Join President’s Associates

The President’s Associates is comprised of friends who make a minimum cash gift of $1,000 to the Palomar College Foundation each year and funds are allocated to
President’s Associates endeavors. Your gift is truly an investment in the future of our community and will keep supporting the students who are obtaining the skills needed to met the challenges of our changing workplace.

The Benefits you will receive include:

  • Opportunity to meet with like-minded business and community leaders who embrace the mission of the college
  • Annual All-Sport Palomar College Athletic Pass (post season play not included)
  • Opportunities to network with business leaders in a variety of industries
  • Annual VIP campus parking permit
  • Invitations to ground breaking ceremonies and commencement