The Cochise College Foundation is a private, community-based nonprofit organization that is fiscally and organizationally separate from Cochise College. Its mission is to promote student success, facilities development and program support for Cochise College. The Foundation was established on March 20, 1967, and is recognized as a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization (income tax-deductible) by the Internal Revenue Service and the Arizona Corporation Commission.
The Foundation board of directors has a county-wide membership. The Foundation provides thousands of dollars in scholarships to Cochise College students each year and has assisted the college with several capital projects and academic program support. The Foundation accepts monetary gifts, property, gifts-in-kind or other items of value bequeathed or donated for the benefit of Cochise College. The Cochise College Foundation can be reached at (520) 417-4100, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.