Foundation: Athletic Fundraising

Updates and information on LBCC’s student-athletes and how you can support them through the Foundation’s Funding Our Future campaign to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the College in 2027.

To read about the LBCC Foundation’s Funding Our Future campaign, click here.

To read about the LBCC Foundation’s impact in the community, click here.

To read about the successes of LBCC Alumni, click here.

Close up shot of the Monte Nitzkowski wall

The Monte Nitzkowski Endowment
Honoring a LBCC legend

Monte Nitzkowski was head coach of the water polo and swimming programs from 1954-89. He led the Vikings to six state water polo championships and was selected five times to the U.S. Olympic coaching staff, serving as head coach in 1972, 1980, and 1984. He coached five Vikings into the Olympics and trained six state swimming champions.


Allison Rose Veloz
Women's Soccer

Building champions in the classroom, champions in competition, and champions of character since 1927; Long Beach City College (LBCC) has a rich and tremendous athletic legacy. LBCC women’s soccer sophomore forward Allison Rose Veloz is no exception to that level of excellence.