A Maker's fund was established to raise money to provide low income families in Butte County with the opportunity to explore STEAM activities; Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math at A Maker's Space in Paradise California.
Funds will be allocated in the form of Scholarships to low/no income families within Butte County to allow them the opportunity to utilize A Maker's Space lab.
The Susan E. Williams Scholarship recognizes a graduating
senior who exhibits an interest in pursuing their passion, whether in the
Arts or otherwise, and demonstrates a financial need. One recipient each
year will receive a $500 award.
The Chico Women's Club awards scholarships every year to graduating senior girls, who generally go on to attend Butte College. We also provide a venue for community benefit events, whether produced by non-profits or groups or individuals, on available Sundays for $80. We serve the community by supporting the arts and education through various events, including Bioneers, Bidwell Mansion Holiday Open House, Tellabration!, Weaving Women's Wisdom, Death and Dying Support, Table Tops, Care to Share Tea, Ebony & Ivory events and an annual quilt raffle, among many other activities.