Educational Foundation

Our Vision Is Bold

Securing a fulfilling and high-paying job is the ultimate goal for every student. An educated and well-qualified workforce is crucial for the region's viability. Virginia Western Community College will provide the path for more students to help themselves achieve the education essential for a sustainable career in our community.

The Charge

Virginia Western will secure sufficient resources to establish a region-wide Community College Access Program, creating new expectations and aspirations in Virginia Western's service area. A region-wide Community College Access Program will achieve the following:

Campaign Leadership

  • Stanard F. Lanford, Campaign Co-Chair
  • Russell H. Ellis, Campaign Co-Chair
  • John B. Williamson, III, Honorary Campaign Chair