President's Fund

President’s Emergency Scholarship Fund


Thank you for supporting the President’s Emergency Scholarship Fund!

Laney College provides one-time support scholarships for students facing unforeseen financial difficulties that impact their ability to attend school.

We’ve launched a new Show Your Laney Love Campaign to selling t-shirts that help demonstrate campus pride and support our students.

If you’d like to give to another Laney fund, please click here.

All charitable gifts to the Peralta Colleges Foundation are tax-deductible, Internal Revenue section 501(c)(3).


Ways you can help:

Please make checks to Peralta Colleges Foundation with a note in the memo line, President’s Emergency Scholarship Fund #32322.

Mail your check to:

Rudy Besikof, President
Laney College
900 Fallon Street
Oakland, CA 94607





If you’d like to make your donation by credit card, please click here. Be sure you make your donation to the Laney College President’s Emergency Fund. Thank you!




If you’re a Peralta Community College District employee, you can elect to have a set amount of money deducted from your paycheck every month. Your monthly contribution will go directly to the Peralta Colleges Foundation and the President’s Emergency Scholarship Fund.

To participate, download and complete the form by clicking the link below then send via email to

Click here to download and fill-out the payroll deduction form

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Get your friends, colleagues, or family members together to learn more and to give to Laney College. Let President Besikof know if you’d like to host a fundraising house party attended by 10 or more people — he’ll be there. Send an email to


Are there other ways you’d like to help build-up the fund?
Let us know, send an email to