Who We Are

Our Mission

The Sauk Valley College Foundation mission is to support Sauk Valley Community College, its programs and its students.

Board of Directors

We are governed by a Board of Directors who serve at the highest level of volunteer engagement and College-wide advocacy.

William Wescott


Vice President


Dave Abele


Ex-Officio Members

Lisa Wiersema
Board of Trustees Liaison, SVCC

Dave Hellmich

President, SVCC

Kent Sorenson

Vice President of Business Services, SVCC

Lori Cortez

Vice President of Advancement, SVCC

Operations Team

Lori Cortez

Vice President of Advancement
(815) 835-6260

Angie Delhotal

Angie Delhotal

Stewardship Coordinator
(815) 835-6329

Nancy Breed

Foundation Assistant
(815) 835-6345


The Foundation’s legacy of strong financial performance provides the College with access to the flexible financial support needed to advance SVCC’s students and faculty, and the long-term financial stability that greatly improves the College’s ability to serve the Sauk Valley district

Endowment & Financial Year in Review

The Foundation’s fiscal year mirrors that of the College’s, which runs from July 1 to June 30. Highlights from fiscal year 2022 (July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022) are detailed below.

Audits, Taxes & Disclosures

Financial Audits

The Foundation’s audited, consolidated financial statements are provided in PDF format. If you have any questions regarding information contained within these files, please email foundation@svcc.edu.

Tax-Related Information

The Sauk Valley College Foundation is a 501 (c)3 charitable organization exempt from federal tax.


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