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Advancement & Partnership Committee

Committee Charge
The Advancement and Partnership Committee (APC) supports the District through efforts that expand the awareness of, advocacy for, and engagement with RCCD and its colleges. The APC reviews and provides guidance on a variety of institutional advancement and economic development efforts to support districtwide initiatives to achieve the District Strategic Plan. These include, but are not limited to, the annual legislative program, workforce and economic development efforts, strategic communication efforts, and the identification of external funding sources. 
The APC coordinates specific strategies and practices used by the colleges and district office to implement plans efficiently and effectively, thereby ensuring integration, alignment, and economies of scale in goal attainment. The APC monitors, assesses and evaluates the district strategic goals and objectives assigned by the DSPC and provides at least one written assessment of the assigned goals to the DSPC in spring. The APC assists in the development of the district five-year plans listed in the District Strategic Plan, coordinates the planning activities of the colleges into an 

The Advancement & Partnership Committee shall consist of the following permanent members:

Vice Chancellor, Institutional Advancement & Economic Development – co-chair (1) 

Vice Presidents, Planning and Development (3) 

Associate Vice Chancellor, Grants and Economic Development (1) 

Executive Director, RCCD Foundation (1) 

Executive Director, Grants and Sponsored Programs (1) 

Executive Director, Economic Development and Entrepreneurship (1) 

Executive Director, External Relations & Strategic Communications (1) 

Director, Business Services (1) 

Director, Center for Social Justice & Civil Liberties (1) 

Director, College Grants, Moreno Valley College (1) 

Dean, Grants & Student Equity Initiatives, Norco College (1) 

Dean, Grants Development & Administration, Riverside City College (1) 

Faculty member from each college, ideally the College Grants Committee/Workgroup faculty co-chairs (3) 

Faculty member from each college, ideally engaged in economic development, community engagement and outreach, or other related area (3) 

Classified Professional representatives (4) 

Student representative from each college (3) 

The following are Advancement and Partnership sub-committees:

Alternate Resources Committee (ARC)
District Marketing and Communications Sub-Committee (DMCC)
Facilities Naming Sub-Committee (FNC) 
Institutional Partnerships Committee (IPC)
The APC meeting schedule is being determined.