Union County College Foundation, established in 1977 and located in Cranford, N.J., supports the educational needs of Union County College students by providing a variety of resources. The foundation provides support for scholarships, equipment, facilities, academic programs and special projects of the college. It organizes a wide range of fundraising activities and events. The foundation and its development office assist more than 36,000 students and their families by providing financial aid. It promotes enhancement of educational opportunities through various methods. The foundation is governed by a board of trustees. It offers a variety of informational resources and membership options for individuals and organizations.