Foundation and Friends

Creating student and community success

Bay College graduates at commencement ceremony

The Bay College Foundation removes barriers to student success, providing educational opportunities through private giving. Every gift large and small has a vital role to play at Bay College. The Foundation invites you to share the gift of education. Create a scholarship. Support emergency need and food insecurities. Be part of the dream helping others attain a college education. Shape futures, change lives and enhance learning environments. Help Bay College students be the best they can be, in and out of the classroom.


Support Higher Education

You have amazing power when you support higher education - the power to change lives, remove barriers, expand opportunities and help students attain a higher education.

The Gift of Education

Donor support has helped catapult Bay College to a level of excellence once only aspired. Share your passion and make a difference today.


Create a Scholarship

Leave a lasting memory while providing educational opportunities, eliminating financial barriers and changing lives forever.

Endowed Scholarship

Leave a lasting legacy with a named scholarship in perpetuity, funding student scholarships or programs year after year. A $10,000 donation paying 5% creates a $500 scholarship forever.

Annual Scholarship

Create an annual scholarship honoring someone special, family, alumni, organization or business. Funds are updated annually and scholarships are awarded to students the upcoming academic year.

Memorial Scholarship

Establish a scholarship in celebration of an event or loved one. Memorial gifts may be in memory of named individuals or pooled in the Memorial Scholarship Fund. Families receive acknowledgment of all gifts.

Foundation Mission

The Bay College Foundation fosters giving, engages communities and manages financial gifts to support educational advancement, opportunities and student success.

Giving in Retirement

Charitable giving through your IRA saves you taxes while supporting students and educational advancement.


Philanthropic Foundation Board Leadership

Creating educational opportunities, financial management, and community advancement

John T. Anthony
Board President

Bill Marmalick
Board Vice President

Shannon Dutkavich
Board Treasurer

Julie Olson
Board Secretary


Robert Bink
Board Member

Glendon Brown
Board Member

 Nancy Finch
Board Member

Brad Mantela
Board Member


Jane Pryal
Board Member 

Maddy Tousignant
Board Member

Val Hickner
Board Member

Melissa Bonifas-Ness
Board Member

Kim Carne
VP Advancement

Vicki DeGrand
Advancement Specialist