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Private funding is essential to the people who study, teach, and manage programs at Moreno Valley, Norco, and Riverside City colleges. There are many different ways to contribute to RCCD, including cash, securities, real estate, and personal property. Gifts may also be pledged through wills and estate plans. All gifts to the RCCD Foundation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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Cash and Cash-Equivalents

Cash gifts are the most convenient method of donating to the RCCD Foundation. Gifts of cash may be made with a credit card or debit card online or by calling (951) 222-8626 during business hours. These gifts may also be made by check, payable to RCCD Foundation, mailed to RCCD Foundation, P.O. Box 907, Riverside, CA 92502.

Marketable Securities

Gifts of publicly traded stocks, bonds, and mutual funds are accepted according the procedures provided​ by the Foundation's investment management firm. The Foundation converts the assets into cash and credits the proceeds to the program or scholarship that you designate. Gifts of securities are valued at the mean of the stock price on the date of transfer.

Tangible Personal Property, and Equipment and Real Estate

Gifts of tangible personal property (art, jewelry, etc.), equipment and real estate, may be accepted subject to prior approval by the Executive Director. Valuation of such gifts will be made in accordance to IRS requirements, and supported by a third-party appraisal where appropriate.

Life Insurance

The Foundation accepts various types of life insurance policies as gifts. A policy that is no longer needed for its original purpose may be transferred to the Foundation, or a new policy naming the Foundation as beneficiary may be established to meet your philanthropic goals. Please contact the RCCD Foundation to discuss your options for making a gift of life insurance.

Deferred Gift​s

There are many options for ​making a deferred or planned gift to the RCCD Foundation. Donors may choose to pledge a gift through a bequest, a beneficiary designation, a charitable trust, or a charitable gift annuity. Please contact the Foundation to discuss how these and other planned giving options might work for you.

Note: The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. Please consult your attorney or tax advisor​ for specific information on how your philanthropic choices may impact your tax situation.​