History & Mission


Our Mission

We support the mission of SFCC to help students succeed and serve our community through advocacy and fundraising.

Our Vision

We will provide the college with ever-increasing funds for these purposes.

Our Values:

  • Integrity. We honor the wishes of donors and work cooperatively with them to help meet the needs and goals of college and its students; we annually report the details of our operation to the college community, donors and the public.
  • Responsibility. We keep our administrative costs low to maximize our mission.
  • Inclusiveness. We value diversity in our board of directors and other affiliates.

Our History

Santa Fe Community College Foundation was established on August 16, 2004 after the submission of Articles of Incorporation and draft Bylaws to the New Mexico State Corporation Commission.

On August 19, 2004, a Certificate of Incorporation was issued by the New Mexico Regulatory Commission pursuant to the New Mexico Non-Profit Corporation Act; a CRS Identification Number was subsequently issued on September 14, 2004 by the New Mexico Department of Taxation and Revenue. A Federal Employer Identification Number was issued by the Internal Revenue Service on September 23, 2004. The initial bank account was opened with the Wells Fargo Bank on October 8, 2004.