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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.

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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Jumpstart Program’s Second Cohort Announced

The Community Foundation of the North State in partnership with Network for Good is pleased to announce the six North State nonprofits selected to participate in the second cohort of the Jumpstart Fundraising Accelerator. Jumpstart is an immersive and innovative yearlong program that pairs nonprofits with a personal fundraising coach, who meets with staff (virtually) […]

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Jumpstart Fundraising Accelerator Accepting Second Cohort

For Shasta, Siskiyou and Tehama County nonprofits interested in joining the second cohort of the Jumpstart Fundraising Accelerator hosted by Network for Good the Community Foundation of the North State is holding an informational webinar on February 24th from 11AM to 12PM. Jumpstart is an immersive and innovative yearlong program that pairs non profits with […]

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Covid-Relief Grants Funded Thanks to Ford Family Foundation

Thanks to a generous contribution from The Ford Family Foundation, the Community Foundation of the North State made grants to 21 organizations in Siskiyou County at the end of the calendar year. These grants support workers and those seeking work, domestic violence survivors, isolated seniors, those experiencing food insecurity, health organizations, and families. “We are […]

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It’s Giving Season

Giving Season has arrived. North State Giving Tuesday, set for Tuesday, November 30th from 6AM – 8PM, will offer a special daylong opportunity to fundraise for over 180 local nonprofits at www.northstategives.org. The event is brought to you by the Community Foundation of the North State and Merchants Bank of Commerce, a division of Columbia […]

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North State Nonprofits Gifted $122,207 in Community Fund Grants

The Redding Rancheria Community Fund of the Community Foundation of the North State, is pleased to announce fall grant awards totaling $122,207 to organizations in Shasta and Trinity counties. The Community Foundation received over 68 applications for the fund, which has a special focus on serving indigenous, youth and/or rural populations. The Rancheria Community Fund […]

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