Every bright future needs a strong foundation...

The Cuesta College Foundation is led by a dynamic Board of Directors—representing more than 40 business and community leaders—the Cuesta College Foundation connects private and corporate philanthropy with opportunities to support Cuesta College and its students. By doing so, Cuesta College is able to fulfill its promise to educate our community’s future business leaders, health care workers, teachers, engineers, scientists and first responders.

Private support is essential for Cuesta College to continue to thrive, remain affordable and maintain its margin of excellence. The Cuesta College Foundation offers numerous ways to get involved and affect positive change. We hope you will join the effort to create a brighter future for our community by investing in the hopes and dreams of those pursuing higher education at Cuesta College.

Cuesta College students


Enriching lives and strengthening community through high-quality education for all.

The Cuesta College Foundation supports the excellence of Cuesta College by engaging the community and building philanthropic resources. The funds raised and managed by the Foundation strengthen college programs, provide educational opportunities, and empower students to succeed.

We Value IDEAS:

I: Inclusivity
D: Diversity
E: Equity
A: Access
S: Success