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.

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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Nonprofits Need Our Help – North State Giving Tuesday Early Giving Begins Nov. 17th!

The countdown for North State Giving Tuesday is on, and the EARLY GIVING option begins TUESDAY, NOV. 17th at!! On Tuesday, December 1st from 6AM – 8PM, 186 local nonprofits will be accepting donations online at to further their work in our region. The event is brought to you by the Community Foundation […]

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Community Foundation Awards Additional $319,962 in Latest COVID-19 Relief Fund Grants

The Community Foundation of the North State announces its largest round of COVID-19 Relief grants to date, bringing the total amount distributed to $527,144. The COVID-19 Relief Fund was established by the Community Foundation in March 2020 to address the needs of the region’s most vulnerable residents. Thanks to the generosity of individual community members, […]

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