Learn about the impact of our work & why your support matters.


When you give to 10,000 Degrees…


create opportunity

SRJC Students

Inspire Change


Transform Lives

OR Give by mail:

Please make checks payable to 10,000 Degrees and mail to:

P.O. Box L
San Rafael, CA 94913

10,000 Degrees is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation. Donations to 10,000 Degrees are tax-deductible. Tax ID #95-3667812.

Monthly Giving

Why give monthly? Reliable recurring donations help us plan for the future and ensure our students get the year-round support they need to graduate. Become a 10,000 Degrees Changemaker TODAY and join a special community of caring individuals who are positively changing the world, one college degree at a time.

Other ways to contribute

Stock Gifts

10,000 Degrees welcomes gifts of publicly traded stocks, mutual funds and bonds. Ask your tax advisor about the tax benefits for your charitable contribution.

Matching Gifts & Workplace Giving

Workplace giving campaigns are a convenient and economical way to give, allowing donors to spread out payroll deductions over the course of the year.

Estate & Legacy Gifts

Estate gifts create a legacy for your family and help 10,000 Degrees support future generations of students from low-income backgrounds who dream of earning college degrees.


10,000 Degrees is proud to serve as the scholarship administrator for numerous philanthropic, civic, and community organizations, strengthening our collective impact.

For more information, contact our Development team:

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Caroline Silverstein
Chief Development Officer
Phone: 415.451.4016
Email: csilverstein (at) 10000degrees.org

Anna Schlegel

Anna Schlegel
Director, Annual Giving & Events
Phone: 415.451.4013
Email: aschlegel (at) 10000degrees.org

Katrin Ciaffa

Katrin Ciaffa
Regional Director, Sonoma & Napa County
Phone: 707.304.5101
Email: katrin.ciaffa (at) 10000degrees.org

Gracie Francisco

Gracie Francisco
Director of Institutional Advancement
Phone: 415.459.4241
Email: gfrancisco (at) 10000degrees.org