Veteran and RCC Alumni Leaves $1.25 Million to the RCCD Foundation
a longtime Southern California Edison employee; she worked for the City of Riverside. Throughout their lives they maintained interest and involvement in the community and education. Each year, RCCD serves more than 1,200 veterans and programs are in place at the three colleges.
"I am honored that the Andrews thought so highly of RCC," said RCC President Cynthia Azari. "This gift will change the lives of thousands of veterans and the Andrews' legacy will live on forever."
US Navy veteran Kenneth Andrews and his wife, Kathleen, were annual donors to the RCCD Foundation. This month the Andrews’ support for RCCD and students reached a new height with the culmination of a planned gift that resulted in $1.25 million to establish scholarships for students at Riverside City College who are veterans.
Kenneth and Kathleen were both RCC alumni. Kenneth returned to RCC to obtain his GED following WWII. He was