Chico Children’s Endowment Grant Application

Ensuring a bright future for our children.


The Chico Children’s Endowment Fund (CCEF) is a charitable fund of the North Valley Community Foundation dedicated to benefiting children in Chico and its surrounding areas with unmet physical, emotional, or mental needs. The CCEF annual strategic grant program supports and strengthens organizations serving children.


This grant program is available to organizations who assist families with children through existing programmatic offerings in Chico, California, and surrounding areas. Grant funds are unrestricted.


Grant requests will be considered on a rolling basis. Recipients may only receive one grant in a 12-month period.


To apply for a grant, click the button below and then click “Create New Account” if this is your first time logging into the system (Click here for a step-by-step guide on creating an account). Once you create an account, go to the Apply page, and in the upper left, you will enter the Access Code CCE. If you need assistance applying for a grant, click here for a step-by-step guide on how to apply for a grant. If you have additional questions, please email Director of Grants Logan Todd at

Request a Grant

Since 2016, $50,000 has been granted to
Bidwell Junior High School General Fund – $9,500
Butte County District Attorney’s Office – $2,500
Community Action Agency of Butte County – $9,000
Jesus Center – $3,000
Orchard Church Community Ministry – $3,000
Torres Shelter – $9,000
Youth for Change – $9,000
Chico Reading Pals – $5,000