The Orange Coast College Foundation is a 501(c)3 Non Profit Corporation.

It is comprised of a 22-member volunteer Board of Directors consisting of 16 community members, four members of the college administration, a faculty representative, and the president of the college’s associated students oversee the activities and programs of the Foundation.

The committees consist of an Executive Committee, a Finance Committee and Marine Programs Committee and a Planetarium Committee. These include members from the Board of Directors, Faculty, Staff and Community Members.