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.

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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Shasta Regional Community Foundation has a new name and needs your help to give away $15,000.

Redding, California (August 18th) – Shasta Regional Community Foundation, a pillar in the philanthropic community, announced today that after 20 years, they are changing their name to reflect the organization’s current growth and activities. Moving forward, the organization will be known as the Community Foundation of the North State. This change has been made to […]

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“Back to Business” With COVID-19 Relief Fund Grants

“Back to Business” is the theme of  the most recent Community Foundation grant awards from the COVID-19 Relief Fund to organizations supporting residents impacted by the pandemic. The needs identified for this third round of awards total $48,082 granted for the purchase of personal protective equipment, small business recovery assistance, support for residents experiencing food […]

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Scholarships and Loan Awards Total $274,500 in 2020

Shasta Regional Community Foundation is pleased to announce the distribution of 211 awards to deserving students for the upcoming 2020-21 academic year. The scholarships and low-interest loans help to fund a recipient’s trade school, community college, university, or medical school education. Award criteria may be based on community service, grades, financial need, extra-curricular activities, and […]

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Local Nonprofits Receive $643,865 in Funding for Programs and Facility Upgrades

Shasta Regional Community Foundation is pleased to share the news of grant funds awarded from The McConnell Fund in the amount of $643,865 to 33 organizations based in Modoc, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity counties. Supported projects range from public safety and healthcare equipment to facility upgrades, the expansion of existing, successful programs that offer […]

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