For Donors

Together, we can help to build futures and change lives!

We are honored to be your partner in the important work of supporting low-income, first-generation students in their efforts to earn a college degree and meaningful employment post-graduation.

Online Donation

Your generous gift allows The Peninsula College Fund to provide the tools for success in college, and beyond, to low-income, first-generation college students. Our select scholars receive college scholarships, one-to-one mentors, college and career success workshops, and internship support throughout their college experience.

Donate by Check

Send a check payable to The Peninsula College Fund to:

Sobrato Center for Nonprofits – Milpitas
526 Valley Way
Milpitas, CA 95035

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Donate Appreciated Stock

To ensure that we are notified of your donation and that we properly acknowledge it, please call 510-677-0154 or email the Director of Development at with the date of the transfer, the name of the stock, and the number of shares transferred.

Provide the following recipient information to your brokerage:

Brokerage: Charles Schwab & Company, Inc.
DTC Account #: 0164
For Further Credit: Account: 8538-8356 Peninsula College Fund

Wire Transfer Instructions from a U.S. Institution:

Citibank NA
111 Wall Street
New York, NY 10043

ABA: 021-000-089
FBO: Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Account Number: 4055-3953

For the account of: Peninsula College Fund
Account Number: 8538-8356

Donor Advised Fund

PCF welcomes donations by check from any donor advised fund.

Send a check payable to The Peninsula College Fund to:

Sobrato Center for Nonprofits – Milpitas
526 Valley Way
Milpitas, CA 95035

Donate Your Car

We have partnered with Charitable Adult Rides & Services (CARS) to make donating your car to PCF as seamless as possible.


Our loyal supporters share how their commitment to our purpose and mission makes a difference in the lives of our scholars


We sincerely appreciate the generosity of the foundations, corporations, and individuals who support The Peninsula College Fund.

  • Civic Organizations and Foundations
    • Abby Sobrato Scholarship Fund
    • Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
    • Sobrato Family Foundation
    • Harvey L. and Maud C. Sorensen Foundation
    • The O’Donnell Foundation
    • Sand Hill Foundation
    • CA Relief Program
    • Dean Family Foundation
    • Dean Witter Foundation
    • Goodstein Foundation


    • The Palo Alto Community Fund
    • Rotary Club of Menlo Park
    • Shortino Family Foundation
    • Westly Foundation
    • Gasparini-Beals Foundation
    • Hopper-Dean Foundation
    • Wells Fargo Foundation
    • The Brownstone Foundation
    • Saint Paul Foundation
    • Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Founders’ Circle ($6,000+ for 4 Years)
    • Facebook
    • Jay Paul Company
    • Susanne and H. Irving Grousbeck
    • Matt and Lisa Sonsini
    • Rich and Carlee Brown
    • Susan Bullis
    • Hanna George
    • Mary and Richard Haughey
    • Mudita Jain and Vineet Gupta
    • Lydia and Richard Kearney
    • Lydia and Thomas Moran
    • Pen and Mary Alice Tudor Scholarship
    • John A. Sobrato
    • Arunashree and Ram Bhamidipati
    • Mike Blach
    • Anna Briggs
    • Tim and Patricia Daniels
    • Paula Larson Scholarship ✼?
    • Peter W. and Leslie London
    • John O’Donnell and Therese Post
    • Michelle Oates and Peter Detkin
    • Michael and Victoria Pope
    • Jesse and Nicole Chubb Ralston
    • Woody and Denise Shackleton
    • Jaya and Raj Subramanian
  • Scholar Circle ($3,000+ for 4 Years)
    • Manuel and Maria Alba-Marquez
    • Phil Bachler
    • Ross Darwin
    • Doon Family Fund
    • Linda Garvey
    • Ellen McNeil
    • Mark Cator
    • Kathy and Peter Muller
    • Charles Schaff
    • Dodge and Cox
    • Charles Schmuck
  • Leadership Circle ($1,000+ for 4 Years)
    • D.E. Adams
    • Rooney Blach
    • Terry and Kathy Duryea
    • Gail Schulze
    • Shirley Sparks and Dick Greif
  • Donor Circle (500+ for 4 Years)
    • Mary and Tom Cooper
    • Steven and Cheryl Foung
    • Anthony and Bonnie Addario
    • Marshall Burgamy
    • Colleen Devlin
    • Karen and Ed Canty
    • Vivian Lufkin
  • Partner College Scholarship Supporters
    • Loyola Marymount University
    • Mills College
    • Saint Mary’s College of California
    • Santa Clara University
Success in College and Beyond