Announcements & President’s Message

Governor Appoints College Futures Board Member, Grantee Partner to Top Roles

  College Futures Foundation congratulates Dr. Lande Ajose, our longtime grantee partner, on her appointment as Governor Newsom’s Senior Advisor on Higher Education, and Lenny Mendonça, our board member and thought partner, on his appointment as Chief Economic and Business Advisor and Director Read more >

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 >