“Our dream is that everyone we touch can be the best person they can possibly be, that is what MiraCosta College strives for. We give because learning is a passion of ours and we believe education enhances lives in unimaginable ways.” Elaine and Bob Algeo
Through their generosity, our donors made the following possible during the 2015-2016 academic year:
Making a gift is joyous and exciting. Most donors want to know that the funds they are contributing will benefit students, and at MiraCosta College we are able to ensure that 96% of your gift will be used for the purpose for which you have designated the fund.
- Provided over $491,873 to scholarship funding and direct student aid, enabling 2,362 students to be assisted with the cost of college, including scholarships, books, and fees.
- Over 290 students received emergency assistance to aid them in their need for food, clothing, transportation, and shelter.
- Over 1,246 students received textbook assistance through the Textbook Assistance Program.
- Provided over $470,911 to the college in accordance with donor wishes and at the direction of the Board of Directors for academic programs and campus activities.