Give to Western Nevada College

Whatever your motivation for giving, your gift to the WNC Foundation will make a difference in the lives of students, faculty and our community. Please accept our sincere gratitude.

If you would like more information about giving options, or if you would prefer to make a donation in person or over the telephone, please contact us at 775 445 3240 or stop by room 145 of the Bristlecone Building.

Student Scholarship Fund


You can donate to fund a student scholarship using your credit card. You can note the specific scholarship youd like to donate toward in the description line.

Presidents Fund for Excellence


Each year, needs and opportunities arise that do not fit within other funds. This fund allows the WNC President to meet those needs efficiently. Academic programs, scholarships, capital projects and professional staff development, you can donate using your credit card.

Donate in Lieu of Flowers


You can donate in memory of a loved one or as a gift for any occasion. Giving the gift of education is an excellent way to make a lasting difference in our community.

Please note the name of the person you would like to honor in the description line following the amount of your donation. With your request, we will send an acknowledgement of your gift to the person you designate.

Student Emergency Fund


You can donate to fund a student emergency using your credit card. Faculty can recommend help for students who may be unable to continue in school due to financial struggles. This fund may offer up to $500 per student to help purchase school supplies, pay tuition or even gas necessary to attend school. Students have the option to pay back the funding if and when they are able.

Invest in a WNC Program


WNC has many innovative programs that fuel student success. Consider making a gift to:

  • Associated Students of Western Nevada
  • Criminal Justice
  • Deaf Studies
  • Jack C. Davis Observatory
  • Jump Start College
  • Latino Cohort
  • Library
  • Nursing/Allied Health
  • Performing Arts
  • Prison Education
  • Professional Applied Technology
  • STEM Programs
  • Visual Arts
  • Veterans Resource Center
  • WNC Foundation

Contact Us

WNC Advancement Team
Bristlecone Building, Room 147
2201 West College Parkway, Carson City, NV 89703
Assistant: Hilda Villafana
foundation@wnc.edu
775-445-3240