FEATURED PROJECT: Fontana Secondary Academy


Ruhnau Clarke is a group of architects, mentors, and community advocates prioritizing education and design excellence. We encourage professional development and community involvement, creating a culture where people can work together to develop enriching designs. This approach fosters a vibrant energy and lively open studio environment in the office and beyond the firm. At the core of everything we do is focusing on people and their unique passions and talents.


Our team at RUHNAU CLARKE ARCHITECTS is dedicated to enhancing the community through public-benefiting development projects. We specialize in working with non-profit organizations.

  • Greater Riverside Chamber Foundation - Military Wall of Honor to honor those who lost their lives on active duty.
  • Riverside Art Museum - Cheech Donation for Founder's Wall to provide funds for building improvements.
  • Assistance League of Riverside - Benefitting Operation School Bell, Career & College Bound, Teen, and Young Adult Support, and others.
  • Etiwanda School District - E3 Foundation, supporting ESD Students and community through gifts to schools, support of the BOB Program, and running of the after-school programs.
  • Morongo Educational Foundation, Inc. - In support of improving student attendance and achievement.
  • Sharp Healthcare Foundation - Benefitting the Metro Modernization project and life-saving programs & services in the Emergency and Trauma Departments at Sharp Memorial Hospital.
  • Big Hearts for Little Hearts of Loma Linda University Children's Hospital - Its Vision: That every child should have access to the best medical care available.
  • Desert Sands Educational Foundation - Supporting STEAM Education (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math).
  • Tri-City Hospital Foundation - Supports and elevates the Tri-City Medical Center.
  • San Bernardino City USD - Support for undeserved students.
  • Riverside Arts Academy - Provides access to high-quality no/low-cost music instruction for underserved children.
  • Riverside County Workforce Development Board - Honors County Youth who have shown exemplary character while overcoming significant challenges.
  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, City of Riverside - Office of the Mayor's Beautify Riverside Program.
  • South Bay Family YMCA - 2022 Annual Campaign Contribution.
  • Olive Crest - Dedicated to preventing child abuse by strengthening, equipping, and restoring children and families in crisis.
  • Tustin Public Schools Foundation - Mission is to further excellence in local public schools by mobilizing the community and its resources.
  • Riverside Area Rape Crisis Center (RARCC) - Provides culturally responsive and inclusive advocacy, support, and services to survivors and families affected by sexual violence.
  • Scripps Health Foundation - Support that ensures Scripps continues to make breakthroughs in medicine and provides a quality, caring environment focused on each patient's unique needs.
  • Poway Unified School District - Benefitting STEAM programs for PUSD Students.
  • Latino Network - Supports Local Community Programs, Scholarships, and Cultural Events.