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Who We Are

Citizens Congress Education Foundation (CCEF)  is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to establishing and facilitating a uniform Community Service and Internship Program (CSIP) for our area's high school students. We are continuing to work with community partners and school boards across San Luis Obispo City and County to further establish our program.

Our Mission

Our mission is to enrich the lives of young adults by connecting them with community partners and encouraging them to become engaged citizens.

Our Team

William Ostrander

 Executive Director

Dianne Jackson


Lanyce Mills


Our Advisors

Dr. Thomas Rippner

Rick & Claire Grether

Donna Helete

Judy Hornaday

Mark Hornaday

Douglas Pillsbury

Dr. Carol Rowsemitt

Our Needs

CCEF hopes to raise $25,000 in funding to establish and facilitate non-profit fairs, provide outreach initiatives, and promote CSIP throughout San Luis Obispo City and County. Please help by making your tax-deductible donation today!