Foundation: Support LBCC


Support LBCC

There are several ways in which you can donate a monetary gift in support of Long Beach City College. Your donation will be used to support key college priorities, which include scholarships, curriculum development, and high-quality educational programs. If you have any questions about how your donation will be utilized, please contact the LBCC Foundation office. We will be happy to assist you in determining the right gift-giving option.

IRA Distribution

Any individual who has attained the age of 70-1/2 my make a qualified charitable distribution (QCD) from an individual retirement account (IRA). A QCD permits annual direct transfers to a qualified charity totaling up to $100,000 of tax-deferred savings. Click here for more information on QCDs from an IRA. 

Amazon Smile

You can help to support our students through Amazon Smile and select the LBCC Foundation before you shop at Amazon.

To designate the Long Beach City College Foundation tax ID # 95-3297459 as “your charity”, simply go to Once you have designated your charity, just shop at each time you shop.  It is free to designate a charity and our students benefit. Amazon donates a small percentage of all eligible purchases.

Payroll Donations

You may donate through payroll deductions by filling out the deduction form and sending it to the LBCC Foundation Office.

Buy a Brick on the Walk of Honor

The brick walkway honors LBCC alumni and supporters who would like to make a “solid” contribution to LBCC. Take an opportunity to recognize yourself or someone special.


President’s Circle

The President’s Circle was created to build stronger relationships between LBCC and the community, and support existing and new campus programs. To facilitate this, the President’s Circle supports LBCC in two significant ways:


Associate Groups

The Long Beach City College Foundation has been serving the Long Beach community and our College since 1978. The ability of the Foundation to step in with special projects and funding for critical needs allows LBCC to remain on education’s cutting edge. It is vital both to the maintenance and expansion of quality at the College that our work continues to grow. The private sector has stepped forward through the Foundation to assure that growth through individual, private foundations, corporate donations, annuities, and Associate Group involvement.