Grants

There is a wealth of history wrapped in the generosity of our fundholders. Whether it be a bequest from someone with a passion for the arts or animals, a scholarship established in memory of a loved one or community member, or a nonprofit agency looking to ensure the sustainability of their operations: each plays a vital role in lifting up our region for the greater good.

For assistance with grants please contact our Program Officer:
Megan Conn
megan@cfnorthstate.org or 530-244-1219

Current Grantee Information

Submit a Grant Report

Click here to preview questions, fill out and submit your Grant Report online through SmarterSelect.

Grant Acknowledgment

Thank you for sharing the good news about the funding you received! Please tag us at @CFNorthstate and word any acknowledgements as follows:

“Funding provided by a grant from the (insert Fund Name) of the Community Foundation of the North State.”

Apply for a Grant

Grant proposals are accepted during specifically designated cycles. Please refer to each individual grant opportunity for a link to the online application form and deadline.

No paper applications are accepted. You can watch a video or read our step-by-step instructions for how to submit a grant application.

Please allow approximately three (3) months for review from the application due date. Notifications will be made to both awardees and non-awardees by mail after the review period.

FALL 2021 GRANT OPPORTUNITIES MINI-WORKSHOP

CFNS staff present an overview of the funds to determine eligibility and help your organization submit the strongest possible application.

Click HERE to view the recording and/or HERE for the slide deck.

 

Written Instructions for Submitting Grant Applications

Video Instructions for Submitting Grant Applications

What Grant Opportunities are Available?

ACEs Resilience and Hope Fund of Shasta County

Supports groups working to break generational cycles of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in Shasta County, where ACEs scores are double the state average […]

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Animal Welfare Endowment Fund

Supports organizations who are providing for the welfare and care of animals in Shasta, Siskiyou and Tehama counties […]

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Burney Regional Community Fund

Established by the Pattern Energy Group LP, this fund supports nonprofit organizations and public agencies in the Greater Burney Region […]

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Community Arts Endowment Fund

Grants are offered from pooled donations of art-lovers to support artists and new artistic works in Shasta and Siskiyou counties […]

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Redding Rancheria Community Fund

Redding Rancheria – a federally-recognized Tribe whose members are of Pit River, Yana, and Wintu descent – gives to worthy causes in its surrounding communities […]

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The McConnell Fund

Building better communities through philanthropy with grantmaking throughout Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity, and Modoc counties […]

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The Women’s Fund

Mobilizing the power of women through philanthropy, The Women’s Fund connects women who give to needs that matter […]

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