Helping Students Thrive

Basic Needs include food, clothing, housing, and financial resources, and summarizes the essential elements that students need to thrive. Providing access to these needs serves to support student success and well-being.

Become a Student Ambassador

Looking for an opportunity to grow as a leader on campus and give back to your community? Apply through July 7 to become a California Community Colleges Student Ambassador to share vital resources with your peers and receive a $1,500 stipend.

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What’s in it for you?

  • PAID Leadership and Volunteer Opportunity
  • Personal and Professional Development, Social Justice, and Advocacy Training
  • Connect with Like-Minded Students
  • Attend Exclusive Conferences
  • Make a Difference in the Lives of Your Fellow Students


The CCC Student Ambassador Program is currently accepting applications. Selected students will be notified in July 2023. All questions can be directed to Eligibility for this program is limited to students who will attend a California Community Colleges for both fall 2023 and spring 2024 semesters. 

How to Benefit

Students need to be currently enrolled and have Moreno Valley as their home college in order to access the campus resources. Some services have individual application requirements.

Regional Assistance

Along with MVC, the City of Moreno Valley and the surrounding community also make access to basic needs a priority. The following information represents the local resources that students can access to assist with meeting their basic needs.

Contact Us

We are here to help! If you need help finding resources related to basic needs or the food pantry, reach out to MVC's basic needs team at

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