Friends of ARC

American River College appreciates the outstanding support from individuals, businesses and professionals throughout the Sacramento region. This support allows ARC to provide a margin of excellent that makes the difference between an adequate educational experience and an exceptional one. Our Community Partners provide scholarships, support programs, and helps us expand our facilities to meet the needs of our growing community. We are truly grateful for their engagement with our campus community and students.

Formed in 2019, Friends of ARC (Friends) is a representative group of volunteer members comprised of dedicated Emeriti, Alumni and business professionals with a passion for ARC and strong desire to support student success through giving time and financial support. Friends of ARC members serve in many ways from reviewing scholarships and awarding Innovation Grants to attending special events and serving on fundraising committees.