San Bernardino Valley College is celebrating 90 years of excellence! Join us Friday, October 14, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.

Welcome to the SBVC Foundation!

We believe everyone should have an opportunity to go to college. Through its work, the San Bernardino Valley College Foundation supports SBVC in its mission to provide high-quality education, innovative instruction, and services to a diverse community of learners. As students continue to earn degrees and certificates, SBVC fosters economic growth and improves quality of life in the Inland Empire and beyond.

How can YOU help students?  

SBVC students are grateful for the direct support provided by scholarships. The SBVC Foundation also helps college programs with equipment, supplies, and activities to enrich the student experience. If you are interested in helping students achieve their educational and career goals, the SBVC Foundation can help! Contact us to discuss how your gift can make the difference for our students and community. The Foundation is a non-profit 509(a)(3) organization; therefore, contributions to the Foundation are tax-deductible.


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San Bernardino Valley College Institute of Media Arts 7 Day Film Competition 

The SBVC Institute of Media Arts (formerly the Inland Empire Media Academy) is working with the Garcia Center for the Arts and theSan Bernardino Arts Collaborative in running a 7 Day Film Festival. On August 7th teams will meet with Lucas Cuny, Co-Chair & Assistant Professor of
Film, TV, Media/Arts and Humanities, via Zoom. Teams will be given parameters such us location and genre, then have 7 days to complete a short film. Some of the prizes include Gift Cards from Film Tools and San Bernardino Valley Concert Association passes. The registration is only $25 per team. Proceeds go to support our media arts students and the Garcia Center. 7 Day Film Competition Registration Ad. Register at



2018-2019 Annual Report

San Bernardino Valley College Foundation is proud to release our 2018-2019 Annual Report. Each year our offices release the report as a review of the year's events, which also includes: 

  • A message from the SBVC Foundation President
  • Community, Campus, Program, and Alumni/Donor Spotlights
  • Donor Appreciation
  • Financial Statements   
  • Ways to help support SBVC students 

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Supporting Inland Empire Student Needs

In response to a growing need to support students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, Growing Inland Achievement has issued 14 grants to local nonprofits organizations and programs, totaling more than $255,000. San Bernardino Valley College Foundation was awarded $15,000 in emergency grant funds to be used to support students in the Inland Empire with technology, basic needs, and college transition.

Learn More: Emergency Grants Announced by Growing Inland Achievement 



 10th Annual SBVC Foundation & Athletics Golf Tournament 
Shandin Hills Golf Club

The San Bernardino Valley College Foundation will host the 10th annual golf tournament benefitting SBVC Athletics and SBVC student scholarships at the beautiful Shandin Hills Golf Club in San Bernardino.  

This event has been rescheduled to Friday, October 16, 2020.

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Sponsorship Opportunities Are Still Available


This year's tournament will feature a Helicopter Ball Drop* with the potential to win up to $1,500! 

Helicopter Golf Ball Drop
Here is how it works:

• Participants** purchase golf balls for $100 each

• Each ball has a unique number and will be assigned to buyers as they are purchased

• Helicopter drops the golf balls on the course to a pin placement (in the fairway)

• Golf Ball closest to the pin (or in) wins the prize

Closet to the Pin Prizes

1st Place - $1,500

2nd Place - $1,000

3rd Place - $500

 *No sales on the day of the tournament **Participants do not have to be present to win 

View our Facebook photo gallery of the 2019 Tournament  and photos from the Award Reception 

If you need assistance with registration, please contact Phylicia at (909) 384-8971. 



 2019 Alumni & Athletics Hall of Fame

2019 Hall of Fame

The San Bernardino Valley College (SBVC) Alumni and Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was held on Friday, November 8, 2019 at the DoubleTree Hotel in San Bernardino, where a group of new honorees were celebrated for their leadership, character, career accomplishments, and exemplary service to others.

The SBVC Foundation honored new Alumni Hall of Fame inductee: Dr. Louie F. Rodríguez; and to the Athletic Hall of Fame: The Undefeated 1982 SBVC Football Team, Kenneth Blumenthal, Stan Sanchez, Michael Sola, and Eric Swanson.

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Connect With Us!

The SBVC Foundation is especially interested in staying connected with San Bernardino Valley College alumni & friends. Please join our network and stay in touch!
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10th annual Golf Tournament scheduled

San Bernardino Valley College Foundation & Athletics is going to be hosting The Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, October 16th, 2020.

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Be a part of our scholarship ceremony by adopting one of the auditorium seats. Please view our Auditorium Seat Map to view available chairs.

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Volunteer Group of the Year
San Bernardino Valley College Foundation receives 2018 Volunteer Group of the Year Award!

SBVC Foundation President Beverly Powell accepted the award on behalf of the SBVC Foundation Board of Directors. “It is an honor to be recognized by a community we are so incredibly proud to serve,” said Powell.

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