News

The Community Foundation of the North State regularly highlights projects, people and organizations doing great work in Shasta, Siskiyou and Tehama counties by issuing press releases to our valued regional media partners and on our social media accounts. Follow us at @cfnorthstate on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.

Six Nonprofit Finalists Announced for Jumpstart Program

Community Foundation of the North State is pleased to announce a partnership with Network for Good to offer Jumpstart, an immersive, 12-month fundraising capacity building program. Beginning this spring, six North State nonprofits will receive integrated tools, planning guidance, and one-on-one coaching to build their fundraising capacity, diversify revenue, and sustain and grow their programs. […]

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Local Fire Safe Council Re-establishes with Community Foundation Grant Award

As our region grapples with frequent wildfires and actively discusses the prevention of such events, the Community Foundation is proud to announce the award of a $95,000 grant in partnership with the League of California Community Foundations to re-establish the Shasta County Fire Safe Council – an organization that provides education and fuels reduction work […]

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New Opportunity for North State Nonprofits: Jumpstart Fundraising Accelerator

A new opportunity is launching through Community Foundation of the North State to support Siskiyou, Shasta, and Tehama nonprofits. Nonprofits are invited to learn more about a *brand new* opportunity for their organizations to participate in Jumpstart Fundraising Accelerator, a local capacity building program managed by national leader Network for Good! […]

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Community Foundation Announces Open Grant Opportunities and Learning Workshop

The Community Foundation of the North State is pleased to announce that the application period is now open for project funding opportunities for local nonprofits and public agencies. Project funding requests are available from the ACEs Resilience and Hope Fund of Shasta County, the Burney Regional Community Fund, The McConnell Fund, and the Redding Rancheria […]

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Record Breaking Giving Tuesday Results Announced by Community Foundation of the North State

The Community Foundation recently released the final event totals for the December 1, 2020 online North State Giving Tuesday fundraising event. The 187 participating nonprofits in Shasta, Siskiyou and Tehama counties raised a record $1,123,815 in online donations for their charities. “Our nonprofit community provides important social services and opportunities that benefit our entire region. […]

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Online Applications for Over 30 Scholarship Opportunities Now Open on Website

The Community Foundation of the North State manages many scholarship funds that are awarded to graduating high school seniors, as well as students already in an undergraduate program, or working to obtain a technical certificate in an accredited program. Some scholarships were started by families or individuals; others by businesses or organizations. All share one […]

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Redding Rancheria Community Fund Awards $110,000 to Regional Organizations

The Redding Rancheria Community Fund, managed by the Community Foundation of the North State, is pleased to announce grants totaling $110,000 to a combined thirty-three organizations in Trinity and Shasta County as the result of their Fall 2020 cycle of awards. “Redding Rancheria’s longtime support of North State nonprofits is critical to our communities. For […]

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