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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.

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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Adverse Childhood Experiences To Be Mitigated With Grants Awarded From Community Foundation

Shasta Regional Community Foundation, in partnership with Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency and First 5 Shasta, recently announced a first round of $195,000 in grant awards from the newly formed ACEs Resilience and Hope Fund of Shasta County. One SAFE Place, Happy Valley Union School District, Catalyst Mentoring, Youth Violence Prevention Council and […]

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2020 Burney Regional Community Fund Grant Awards Total $33,000

Established at the Shasta Regional Community Foundation in 2007, the Burney Regional Community Fund addresses the needs of the Greater Burney Region – Burney, Cassel, Fall River Mills, Hat Creek, McArthur, and Old Station. Grants from the Fund are awarded to nonprofit organizations and public entities through a competitive process, providing financial resources to organizations […]

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$85,705 in Grant Awards Announced by Redding Rancheria Community Fund

The Redding Rancheria Community Fund, a fund of Shasta Regional Community Foundation, is pleased to announce grant awards totaling $85,705 to organizations in Shasta and Trinity counties.  “It is our privilege to have a long-standing partnership with the Redding Rancheria that makes possible impactful work by local nonprofits and public entities for the benefit of […]

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North State Partnership Creates Social Equity Fund

REDDING, CA — United Way of Northern California (UWNC) announced today it is joining forces with North Valley Community Foundation and Shasta Regional Community Foundation to support efforts that promote racial justice and social equity throughout the North State. The organizations are providing $100,000 in seed money to establish the North State Equity Fund. Within […]

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