The Bakersfield College Foundation team would like to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas and a peaceful and prosperous New Year! Our offices will be closed from December 22nd and we will return for business on January 2nd, 2019. ... See MoreSee Less
Courtney and Heather from the BC Foundation participating in the Shake Out! Safety first!!! ... See MoreSee Less
Scholarship applications open October 1st! Thank you to our donors for supporting the BC scholarship program!!!GRAB THAT MONEY! Apply for FAFSA/Dream Act & Scholarships every year! Applications open next week! Go to www.bakersfieldcollege.edu/apply4money ... See MoreSee Less
Yesterday BC had the pleasure of hosting California State University, Bakersfield President Lynnette Zelezny where she spoke with our students, staff and faculty about the future of CSUB and BC's collaboration. Thank you for visiting us President Zelezny, and for helping to spread the word that everyone is qualified to be a college student! ... See MoreSee Less
The mission of the Bakersfield College Foundation is to expand access and opportunity for students of all ages; improve the quality and diversity of instructional offerings; support the professional development of an outstanding faculty and staff; purchase leading-edge technology for classrooms and learning laboratories; and enhance college facilities to create an efficient and stimulating learning environment.
The Bakersfield College Foundation is currently responsible for the management of funds (nearly $22 million) for more than 400 campus organizations, individuals, and endowments. Income from investments, plus additional donations, allowed the Foundation to give more than $510,000 to 530 students in scholarships and student aid in 2009-10.