The mission of the Kilgore College Foundation provides financial support for the programs, activities, services, scholarships, and capital improvement initiatives of Kilgore College.

On December 15, 1994, the first board of directors of the Kilgore College Foundation met and approved the articles of incorporation as a separate 501(c)(3) support organization for Kilgore College.The Kilgore College Foundation is guided by Board Members who are dedicated and loyal to Kilgore College. 

The Foundation manages assets that allow it to impact Kilgore College and its students directly. The Foundation Board, using their influence and affluence, not only provides for the growth of the Foundation assets but is instrumental in expanding the philanthropic activity of the Foundation.

Since its inception, the Foundation has grown to 326 scholarship endowments with a current market value over $25M, all designated for the students, programs, and success of Kilgore College.

The Foundation board is an independent volunteer board.