Announcements & President’s Message

Announcing Our New Strategy Framework

  Dear friends, I have lived and worked most of my life in the great state of California, yet I am consistently amazed by the opportunities and challenges inherent in living in such a large, wonderfully diverse, and multi-layered place. As I approach Read more >

Bold Leadership Working for Community College Students

  Today, the vast majority of California’s public school students are from low-income families or from populations historically underrepresented in higher education—including Latinos and African Americans. These students are the face of California’s future. However, these students face significant barriers in their pathway Read more >

A Letter from Our Board Chair on CEO’s Retirement

  Update March 15, 2017: For more information about the search for the next President and CEO of College Futures Foundation, visit our Job Opportunities page.   Dear friends and colleagues, Julia Lopez, our President & CEO of College Futures Foundation, has decided Read more >

A Bold Vision for Supporting Innovation in Higher Education

When Governor Jerry Brown earmarked $50 million of his state’s 2014 budget for the Awards for Innovation in Higher Education, it was a bold move, one that hadn’t been tried before. The rationale for the awards was simple: rewarding state colleges, universities, and Read more >