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RPCC Foundation
River Parishes Community College Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 organization established to provide assistance to RPCC by promoting the educational and cultural welfare of the College and its facilities; articulate the aims, objectives and needs of the College to the public; and solicit and accept gifts, grants, and funds of all kinds, including property, for purposes of providing scholarships, activities in research, teaching or training, and other designated benefits for the College and its faculty and students.

River Parishes Community College is a public two-year college established in 1997 to serve the educational needs of the citizens of the river parishes. The College partners with the communities it serves by providing programs for personal, professional, and academic growth. Committed to providing access, responsiveness, excellence and quality services, RPCC is an open-admissions institution, accepting students from all across the state.

RPCC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees.

The College is located at 925 West Edenborne Parkway in the small Ascension Parish town of Gonzales. It offers academic courses that lead to an associate degree or to transfer to a four-year institution in pursuit of baccalaureate degrees.

For more information on the College and its programs, call (225) 743.8500.

RPCC Foundation Board Members
Lillie Murphy, Chair
Dale Hymel, Jr., Vice Chair
Lisa Bacala, Secretary
Jeff Smith, Treasurer
Jody Amedee
Paul Aucoin
Johnny Berthelot
Robert Burgess
Trae Dupre
Louis Joseph
Sharon Kell
Louis J. Lambert
Louis "Boo" LeBlanc
Christopher Loar
Garry McCann
R. Ryland Percy III
Kevin Schexnayder
Beryl Scanlan Smith
For additional information on becoming involved, contact the Director of Development, Susie Johnson, at (225) 743-8547 or Kim Stephens at (225) 675-0401 or send email to advancement@rpcc.edu.