What are our endowment funds?
Endowment funds are gifts that keep giving. The funds are invested by PCA and the gains generated by the investment are used to support PCA's teachers, curriculum and student accessibility! You can read about all of our endowments on the right side of the page!
Last Fiscal Year Performance
For the Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2019, total PCA endowment pool assets increased $288,114 from $3,383,300 to $3,671,414. Total return for the PCA endowment pool was 4.59%. Additions to the PCA endowments during this period totaled $236,056. Distributions from the PCA endowments totaled $109,000 in support of PCA programs.
- Dr. Alan Wagner STEM Endowed Chair
- Dr. Janet Miranda Guidance Endowment
- Felix Joseph Lozano, IV ('09) Endowment
- Lion Legacy Endowment
- Gina Kay Forsythe Memorial Endowment
- Haynie and Paige Mayhew Family Endowment
- The Kathy Staples Boobar Memorial Hardship Endowment
- PCA Benevolence Fund
- PCA Endowment Fund
- PCA Faculty Benevolence Endowment Fund
- PCA Faculty Compensation Endowment Fund
- PCA Faculty Professional Development Endowment Fund
- PCA Sponsor-A-Child Endowment Fund
- PCA World Impact Endowment Fund
- Shannon Allbright Learning Lab Endowment Fund
- The Clark Family Endowment
- The Cruse Family Endowment
- The Earls Family Endowment for College Guidance
- The Hollabaugh Family Endowment
- The Lewis Family Endowment
- The Taylor Family Endowment
- Other Endowments
This endowment was named in honor of PCA Grandfather, Dr. Alan Wagner for his contributions in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). This permanently endowed Chair recognizes excellence in teaching and scholarship while supporting the teaching, professional development and curriculum enhancement of outstanding faculty members. The Dr. Alan Wagner STEM Endowment is held by the Blue Cross Community Foundation for the benefit of PCA.
Dr. Janet Miranda was a remarkable woman and servant-leader. As PCA’s Director of Guidance and College Placement for 10 years, as well as similar positions at other schools, she devoted her life to guiding students and parents. At PCA, Dr. Miranda built one of the most respected College Placement programs in the nation.
This endowment provides need-based tuition assistance for current and prospective families to attend Prestonwood Christian Academy. The fund was established in 2013 in memory of Felix Joseph (Joe) Lozano, IV ('09) by his father and stepmother Felix and Belinda Lozano III, mother Tifini Lozano, and siblings Gabe ('14) and Mercedes ('16).
In 2018 the Alumni Association established the Lion Legacy Endowment which exists to support PCA's Sponsor-A-Child program that provides tuition assistance to students and their families who could not otherwise afford the Kingdom education PCA offers. Our signature fundraising event every year is the Zig Ziglar Servant Leadership Award Banquet, which takes place in April. Help us reach the highest Alumni participation for this special event.
This endowment provides need-based tuition assistance for current and prospective single-mother families to attend Prestonwood Christian Academy. The fund was established by Emily Forsythe (PCA '11) in memory of her mother, Gina Kay Forsythe.
The fund was established in 2017 by PCA Parents Haynie and Paige Mayhew and their sons Chaz (’20), Luke (’22) and Trey (’23). The goal of the fund is to provide additional compensation for teaching positions at PCA therefore retaining and attracting the most talented instructors.
The fund was established in 2017 by PCA Parent, Tim Boobar and his daughter, Carly (’14) in memory of their wife and mother, Kathy Staples Boobar. The goal of the fund is to provide financial assistance to current PCA families encountering hardship circumstances.
This endowment provides funding for the ongoing support of the Prestonwood Christian Academy Learning Lab. The fund was established in 2004 in memory of Shannon Allbright, PCA mother of Liz ('05) and Tyler ('08).
The Clark Family Endowment was established in 2011 by Brad and Lisa Clark and their children Caroline (’07) and Camryn (’12) for the purpose of providing need-based tuition assistance for current and prospective families to attend Prestonwood Christian Academy.
This purpose of this endowment is to help provide funds for attracting and maintaining staff members of excellence. The endowment was established in 2011 in memory of PCA student Connor Cruse by his parents, Tait and Joy Cruse, and siblings Mackenzie (’16), Carson (’20), Mason (’24), Tyler (’25), and Emma (’26).
The fund was established in 2017 by PCA Parents Kelly and Keri Earls and their sons Kaleb (’14), Kolson (’17) and Kamden (’22). The goal of the fund is to assist in funding various initiatives within the PCA College Guidance Office. The fund honors the contribution of PCA Director of College Guidance, Dr. Ron Moss.
Dr. Eric and Darla Hollabaugh, and their children, Stephen ('08) and Heather ('09) established this family legacy fund in 2011. The fund benefits the PCA Sponsor-A-Child program which contributes need-based tuition assistance for students attending PCA.
This endowment serves as a fund for Prestonwood Christian Academy staff who have demonstrated excellence in teaching, measured or universally recognized by their peers as well as those who encounter a financial hardship beyond what their salary provides. The fund was established in 2010 by Travis and Marya Lewis and their sons Nathan and Maddox.
Dr. Larry and Delinda Taylor, and their children, Bryce (’07), Luke (’09), Zeke (’11) and Chas (’13) established the family legacy fund in 2018. The fund benefits the PCA Sponsor-A-Child program which contributes need-based tuition assistance for students attending PCA.
The following endowments are held by the Prestonwood Foundation for the full or partial benefit of Prestonwood Christian Academy:
- The Boleman Family Endowment
- The Howard Family Endowment
- The Jacobs Family Fund
- The PCA Sponsor-A-Child Fund
- The Evatt Family Legacy
- The Yoder Family Legacy
- The Lindquist Family Legacy
- The Harwell Family Legacy
Founded in 1979, The Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofit organizations that faithfully demonstrate compliance with established standards for financial accountability, transparency, fundraising, and board governance. Prestonwood Christian Academy is a proud recipient of this accreditation.