On November 29, the Cuesta College Foundation will participate in the national day of generosity -  #GivingTuesday - and is encouraging the community to donate in support of the college’s students. Occurring the day after Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday is the global day dedicated to giving back.

“All the funds raised will support Cuesta College students who are low income and in need of additional monetary support in order to remain in college,” said Cuesta College Foundation Director of Development Karen Tacket. “And new this year is a dollar-for-dollar match program. The Associated Students of Cuesta College and Pacific Western Bank’s Central Coast branches have teamed up to provide a match of up to $5,250. 

To donate to the Cuesta College Foundation on #GivingTuesday, click this link and complete the form. All donations are tax deductible. For questions, please call the Cuesta College Foundation at (805) 546-3279. 

The Cuesta College Foundation was founded in 1973 for the specific and primary purposes of promoting the general welfare of Cuesta College. The Foundation assists and supports Cuesta College in the attainment of educational, scientific and cultural goals and in fulfilling the College’s mission of service to the community. As the lead entity for resource development for the college, the Foundation has provided millions of dollars for student scholarships, equipment, and programs and projects.