AVID’s mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.

Advancement Via Individual Determination

Friends of AVID

We gratefully recognize the generous support of the following companies, foundations and individuals:


ACT, Incorporated
The Annenberg Foundation
AT&T Foundation
Bank of America
BelleJAR Foundation
Bush Foundation
California Department of Education
California Endowment
Cambridge International Examinations
Citi Foundation
College Board
College Spark
Michael & Susan Dell Foundation 
Florida Partnership
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 
GEOCON, Inc.
Girard Foundation
The Hearst Foundations
Helen K. and James S. Copley Foundation
Higgs, Fletcher & Mack LLP
Houlihan Lokey
Houston Endowment
James Irvine Foundation
JP Morgan Chase Foundation
Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP
Meadows Foundation
Meyer Memorial Trust
James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation
Mission Federal Credit Union Community Foundation
Modern Technology Solutions Inc.
NIKE School Innovation Fund
I. A. O'Shaughnessy Foundation
Orange County Community Foundation
The Oregon Community Foundation
QUALCOMM, Inc.
Ralph M. Parsons Foundation
Douglas & Patricia Pergament
Platinum Equity
Daniel and Mary Reeves Foundation
San Diego Gas & Electric
San Diego Padres Baseball Club
San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation
San Diego Unified School District
    - Community Service Association
The San Diego Union-Tribune
San Diego Workforce Partnership
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)
TG Philanthropy
Texas Instruments
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Union Bank of California
United States Department of Education 
University of San Diego, Continuing Education
Wells Fargo Foundation