Enhance educational excellence by securing resources and promoting public awareness of Cypress College.
The Americana Awards
is Cypress College's signature event, attracting 500 - 700 guests. Past Americana
recipients include: Carl Karcher, Marion Knott, Gene Autry, Tommy Lasorda, Trevor Hoffman, and Sheriff Sandra Hutchens. Sponsorship levels include Title Sponsorship
at $25,000, Platinum
at $20,000, Patriot
at $10,000, Founder
at $5,000, or Benefactor
at $3,000. Other sponsorship opportunities ranging from $1,000 - $10,000 are available as part of the Cypress College Golf Classic
, held at SeaCliff Country Club. Sponsors are well-publicized, acknowledged prominently and featured in college and event literature. Donors may also sponsor or endow a student scholarship
Cypress College President's Circle
The President's Circle
is made up of annual donors to the college at the level of $1,000 and above. Silver and Gold Circle Members donate at the $1,250 and $1,500 levels, respectively. Members are Dr. Robert Simpson's guests at his annual "President's Evening at the Theater," in the fall, at an event in the spring, and at other campus activities and events.
There are various naming opportunities available to acknowledge other significant contributions. One's name may be attached to a facility, a program, or a scholarship award.
There are many other opportunities to assist the students of Cypress College by making a special gift to particular disciplines, departments, divisions, or any of the other myriad college programs. Contact the Cypress College Foundation for more details.
The Foundation manages the college's relationship with business, government, community organizations, and with the community in general.
Cypress College 50th Anniversary
The Foundation is responsible for this milestone celebration.