‚ÄčRidgewater College Foundation

Since 1978, the Ridgewater College Foundation has been helping students achieve their dream for higher education. Through the generous support of our donors, the Foundation provides scholarships for students and assists the college in enhancing our programs, so students receive the best possible education. Together, we are Creating Opportunities, Changing Lives!
The Foundation's focus includes:
  • OUR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM which offers more than 300 scholarships for Ridgewater students.
  • FUNDRAISING and SPECIAL EVENTS including our Annual Giving Campaign and Annual Golf Tournament.
  • SUPPORTING SPECIAL INITIATIVES like the Lunch Buddies, NITRO X summer camp, student club activities, professional development, and more.
  • PROVIDING PROGRAM SUPPORT for academic programs and athletic teams.
  • BUILDING AN ENDOWMENT to support future generations. Our endowment is currently $2.5 million. 

Foundation Mission
To expand educational opportunities and enhance academic excellence at Ridgewater College by providing financial and community support.

      Foundation Vision
      To be the preferred choice for donors investing in post-secondary education for the benefit of students, employers, and communities within our service area.

    Ridgewater College is an equal opportunity employer and educator.