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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.

Local Arts Organizations Recipients of Community Arts Grants

The Community Foundation of the North State’s Community Arts Endowment Fund has awarded grants to four local North State arts organizations. This fund grants to nonprofits, public agencies, and individual artists for the creation and presentation of “new artistic works.” Fields supported by these grants may include but are not limited to dance, theater, music, […]

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Community Foundation Awards $13,000 in Animal Welfare Grants

The Community Foundation of the North State has awarded a total of $13,000 to seven North State organizations who work to support the welfare of animals. This competitive opportunity is open to nonprofit organizations and public agencies who provide the following services: supporting homeless animals, supporting owned pets (keeping pets in homes), supporting wildlife, supporting […]

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City of Redding Nonprofit ARPA Grant Recipients Chosen

Ten Redding-based organizations are the recipients of City of Redding ARPA grants designated for the nonprofit sector. The City of Redding Nonprofit ARPA Fund was established in 2022 to benefit nonprofits who provide substantial services within the City of Redding and have been negatively impacted by the pandemic. Funding comes from the Federal American Rescue […]

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Community Foundation Announces Fall Grant Cycle, Workshop

The Community Foundation of the North State has opened its Fall Grant Cycle and is accepting applications for five funds. An online workshop on August 16th will provide interested organizations with a detailed overview of application requirements. Fall 2022 grant funding opportunities include: The Women’s Fund: The Women’s Fund mobilizes the power of women through […]

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Redding Rancheria Community Fund Awards $89,860 to North State Nonprofits

The Redding Rancheria Community Fund at the Community Foundation of the North State has awarded $89,860 in grants to 44 organizations in Shasta and Trinity counties. The fund, which has a special focus on serving indigenous, youth and/or rural populations has historically also supported a diverse array of causes including fire protection and public safety, […]

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The Community Foundation’s McConnell Fund distributes $719,902 to Nonprofits

North State nonprofits seeking aid for durable equipment and building-related needs throughout Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity, and Modoc Counties received a collective $719,902 in grant funds from The McConnell Fund at the Community Foundation of the North State. Local community members in each county serve as volunteer panelists and review proposals, conduct site visits, and […]

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ACEs Resilience & Hope Fund Announces Grant Recipients

The ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Resilience & Hope Fund is dispersing grant awards for their spring cycle with a focus on training and therapeutic practices for at risk children and youth in Shasta County. Eight area nonprofits were the recipients of cumulatively $168,449 in funds. Adverse Childhood Experiences are an accumulation of 10 childhood traumatic […]

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