College of the Mainland Foundation

Building tomorrows

Texas City, TX   |  https://www.com.edu/giving/

Mission

Support and encourage educational excellence through the College of the Mainland. The Foundation seeks to heighten community awareness of the mission and accomplishments of the college and to facilitate the creation of a student-centered learning community dedicated to student success and economic enrichment of the diverse communities we serve.

Ruling year info

2007

Executive Director

Dr. Lisa Watson, Ph.D.

Main address

1200 Amburn Road

Texas City, TX 77591 USA

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EIN

23-7181343

NTEE code info

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

IRS filing requirement

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Communication

Programs and results

What we aim to solve

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

To enhance the variety of scholarships available to our students in accordance with the needs of the of the community and surrounding industries.

Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Scholarships

The College of the Mainland Foundation offers nearly 300 scholarships for both full-time and part-time students. Each year nearly $300,000 is awarded to deserving students.

Population(s) Served
Economically disadvantaged people

Where we work

Affiliations & memberships

Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)

Our results

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

How does this organization measure their results? It's a hard question but an important one.

Number of grants and research funding awarded to the institution

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

Scholarships

Type of Metric

Input - describing resources we use

Direction of Success

Increasing

Total dollar amount of scholarship awarded

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

Scholarships

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context Notes

Note: 'YEAR' shown is the end of the fiscal year, i.e. ending 8/31/2018.

Number of students who receive scholarship funds and/or tuition assistance

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

Scholarships

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context Notes

Note: 'YEAR' shown is the end of the fiscal year, i.e. ending 8/31/2018.

Goals & Strategy

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Learn about the organization's key goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress.

Charting impact

Four powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

To assist any and all students achieve their higher education goals. Finances should not be an obstacle to getting an education.

Ensuring the Foundation and the opportunities we can provide are well known in the community and pushing for greater development.

We have an excellent Marketing team for publicity and our Executive Director is using her knowledge to assist our Board members in developing and cultivating donor relationships in the community.

In the last three fiscal years: 2016-2018

- We increased the number of scholarships awarded: from 191 to 299

- Our Random Acts of Kindness Student Emergency Program more than doubled the number of students assisted: from 207 to 476

- The total scholarship amount awarded increased: from $161,400.00 to $247,125.00

- Our total revenues and support doubled in 3 years: from $545,004.00 to $1,096,761.00

- Our total for Foundation Net Assets increased: $2,505,455.00 to $3,250,002.00

What's Next:

We will continue to generate a more widely known presence in our community and create more scholarships for new programs at College of the Mainland.

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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College of the Mainland Foundation

Board of directors
as of 06/21/2021
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Ms. Denise Navarro

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Term: 2021 - 2023

Sandi Belcher

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Mike Cooper

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Ivan Langford

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Ron Sokol

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Alan Hutchins

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Chris DeVries

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Sonny Tholcken

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Denese Angelle

College of the Mainland

Warren Nichols, Ed.D

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Don Gartman

College of the Mainland Board of Trustees

Gary Scoggin

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Ralph Holm

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William McGarvey, Ph.D.

Business Owner

Lisa Watson, Ph.D.

College of the Mainland

Board leadership practices

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 6/21/2021

Who works and leads organizations that serve our diverse communities? GuideStar partnered on this section with CHANGE Philanthropy and Equity in the Center.

Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
White/Caucasian/European
Gender identity
Female, Not transgender (cisgender)
Sexual orientation
Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person with a disability

Race & ethnicity

No data

Gender identity

No data

 

No data

Sexual orientation

No data

Disability

No data