Our Supporters


College Is Real

Thank You

CIR is an IRS-registered, 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. All donations are tax-deductible. CIR funds its programs, operations and scholarships with donations from individuals, foundations and companies, with most of its funding coming from its annual spring fundraising event. CIR's annual budget is more than $500,000 with more than half of it committed to scholarships. Several major foundations and corporate donors including Quest Foundation, Ertz Family Foundation, Gemmer Family Fund, The Joseph R. Parker Foundation, Wells Fargo Bank, Heritage Bank, PG&E, PwC, Cisco, Chevron, UBS, Ardian, and Ross Stores have consistently contributed to CIR's success over the past few years. CIR relies primarily on individual donors who make direct donations or attend CIR's annual fundraising event.


If you would like to send a check, please make it out to College Is Real, Inc. and mail to 550 Hartz Avenue, Suite 200, Danville, CA 94526.