How to Invest

How Do I Invest in ARCS Foundation NCC?


Designated awards start at $10,000 ($5,000 for a shared award) and may be given in the name of a specific individual, corporation or organization. Individual scholars are matched with donors and recognition takes place at the annual Scholar Awards Celebration. ARCS Foundation Northern California Chapter does its best to accommodate specific donor requests with regard to university and field of interest.


Your broker can assist you in making a gift of stock. Please use our Donor Letter of Securities Transfer form. Contact us with questions, and please notify ARCS® Foundation, Inc. Northern California Chapter at prior to gifting stock in order to allow for timely handling to maximize its value.



Corporations and individual donors support ARCS Foundation Northern California Chapter by underwriting the annual Scholar Awards Celebration and Symposium at various levels.  


Many corporations encourage their associates to contribute to qualifying charitable organizations. A matching gift program offers a way to double associates’ contributions to their favorite charitable organization and thus improve their communities. You can contact your employer to determine if they will match your donation to ARCS Foundation Northern California Chapter.  All matching gift contributions go to the Scholar Awards Fund unless designated otherwise.


Consider naming ARCS Foundation, Inc. Northern California Chapter in your estate plan. Contact us at for more information.