Community College Foundations Summit to Be Held on February 24, 2017

Vicenti, Lloyd & Stutzman invites you to our Community College Foundations Summit

Join us for a statewide, one-day summit that will discuss the complex issues Foundation Directors and District Business Officers face today and provide helpful tools to handle them!

Sessions will be presented by Foundation Executive Directors, the President of the Foundation for California Community Colleges, and more, and will include topics pertinent to Foundations, such as Osher Scholarship Funds, the Auxiliary Organizations Manual, and Working with Boards of Directors.

Qualifies for CPE credit!



Friday, February 24, 2017

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Check-in & Continental Breakfast – 8:00-8:30 AM

Program Begins – 8:30 AM

Lunch – 12:00-1:00 PM



Coast Community College District

Board Room

1370 Adams Avenue

Costa Mesa, CA 92626



Register at by Friday, February 17.
Space is limited, so register today!

$65 registration fee includes all sessions, continental breakfast, and lunch.

Register 2 attendees now and get the 3rd attendee free!
How it works: Register 2 attendees at the link above, then email Christy Gill at with “Buy 2 Get 1 Free” in the email subject line. Include in your email the first name, last name, and title of the 3rd attendee, as well as the names of the first two registered online. You will receive an email confirmation of your 3rd attendee’s registration.



You can view the full agenda here.


Hotel Recommendations:

If you will be coming in from out of town for this event, we would recommend the following hotels for their close proximity to both Coast Community College District and John Wayne Airport:

Costa Mesa Marriott

Ayres Hotel and Suites Costa Mesa

Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa



From John Wayne Airport/South

  • Take 405 Fwy North
  • Exit Fairview Rd, left onto Fairview
  • Right onto Adams Avenue
  • District building entrance is on the right immediately after Pinecreek Dr

From LA/North

  • Take 405 Fwy South
  • Exit Harbor Blvd, right onto Harbor
  • Left onto Adams Avenue
  • District building entrance is on the left immediately before Pinecreek Dr

From Inland Empire

  • Take 55 Fwy South to 405 Fwy North
  • Exit Fairview Rd, left onto Fairview
  • Right onto Adams Avenue
  • District building entrance is on the right immediately after Pinecreek Dr

Parking is free at District site, please park at visitor parking spaces and not staff parking spaces.



All presentation materials and related handouts can be viewed and downloaded here (NOTE: Please do not print the materials as we will have bound copies for you on the day of the Summit): Summit Materials

If you attended and didn’t have the chance to fill out our Evaluation Form for the Summit, please click here to view the form. We’d love to hear your feedback on the event, as well as any other topics you’d like to learn more about or other needs you may have. Please send your completed form to Christy Gill at

We also wanted to provide you with the extremely informative Report to the Nations on Occupational Fraud and Abuse, which Ernie Cooper referred to in his presentation on “Preventing and Detecting Fraud within Foundations.” Click here to view the full report, prepared by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

For more information, contact Christy Gill at or (626) 857-7300.