West Valley-Mission​​ Community College District Foundation

The Foundation raises funds to support much-needed scholarships and student-support programs in the West Valley-Mission Community College District.

The District's two open access colleges serves the ever-changing educational and economic development needs of Santa Clara County and Silicon Valley in a competitive world economy. The colleges provide transfer, degree, and certificate programs in lower division arts and sciences; community, career, and vocational education; and educational opportunities in basic skills plus English as a Second Language. The District strives to provide the most advanced academic and technological resources, comprehensive student services, and enriching experiences to help students succeed and to participate in a democratic society.

Join this important cause!

How to be involved with the Foundation in supporting our students:

  • Scholarship endowment and student assistance
  • Corporate gifts and business partnerships
  • Planned gifts and bequests
  • Naming opportunities
  • Equipment donations
  • Instructional and specific program support
  • Club and organization involvement
  • Athletic booster clubs
  • Alumni associations
  • Volunteer

Additional Information

Please contact the Foundation at foundation@wvm.edu or (408) 741-2164.


 About Us

 Board of Directors

​Bill Cooper
Foundation Board President

Bill McFarland
Foundation Board Treasurer

Bill Allman
Foundation Board Director

Keith Balch
Foundation Board Director

Jackie Costanzo
Foundation Board Director

Bradley Davis
Foundation Board Director
WVMCCD Chancellor 

Len Duncan
Foundation Board Director

Mike Foulkes
Foundation Board Director

Mike Fox, Sr.
Foundation Chair Emeritus

Daniel Furtado
Foundation Board Director

Frank Jewett II
Foundation Board Director

Stephanie Kashima
Foundation Board Director
West Valley College President

Sam Liu
Foundation Board Director

Daniel Peck
Foundation Board Director
Mission College President

Dave Sandretto
Foundation Board Director

Dan Schettler
Foundation Board Director

Dick Schwendinger
Foundation Board Director

Mark Waxman
Foundation Board Director



Nicole Aguinaldo
Nicole Aguinaldo
Administrative Assistant
Joanne Cao
Joanne Cao
Foundation Financial Analyst

 Programs and Impact


Financial support to enable workforce development and transfer to four-year institutions

Scholarships​ ​Recipients
2016 $742,626 626


Raise funds to develop educational programs and facilities beyond those supported by tax and bond dollars

2018 $961,107
2016 $1,400,531

The mission of the West Valley-Mission Community College District Foundation is to raise private funds or endowments for capital and program needs which are not covered by other more traditional funding sources and to offer financial support through scholarship programs.

 Board Documents

 Finance Committee Documents

Foundation Finance Committee Descending Ascending