These funds benefit local educational institutions and students, as well as support organization working in the area of education.

City of Chico Tree Fund

The Chico Tree Care Fund supports building a healthy, livable community in Chico by growing a healthy urban forest. The Street Tree Division takes care of over 40,000 of Chico's trees.

Community Connections Foundation

Contact: Lisa Finwall   Fund Purpose To inspire and enrich those in need within our Northern California community.   More Info...
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Computers for Classrooms Endowment Fund

Contact: Pat Furr   Fund Purpose Support non-profit organizations in an effort to supply refurbished computers to low-income families and schools....
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Cubana Books Foundation

Contact: Sara E Cooper   Fund Purpose The Cubana Books Foundation is a not-for-profit educational and literary organization dedicated to the...
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Disability Sport and Recreation Fund

Our mission is to provide adapted sport and recreation opportunities and access to school aged individuals with disabilities from Butte County.

Educate Refugees and Vulnerable Children

We exist to provide scholarships for refugees and vulnerable children in developing countries who need their school fees paid.

Foundation for the Study of Metabolic Bone Disorders

To advance education, understanding and research of metabolic bone disorders (and unexplained fractures).

Fraine Jo Cox Memorial Scholarship

Contact: Christine Santerre   Fund Purpose The primary purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarship opportunities for senior softball...
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Gold Nugget Museum Foundation

Contact: Joan Dresser   Fund Purpose: MISSION STATEMENT: Our mission is to preserve and protect The Ridge heritage through our collection...
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Hope Academy for Personalized Education

This Fund is for the purpose of Christian school development for grades K-8th, student enrichment and technology.

Inspire School of Arts & Sciences

Contact: Susan Wilson   Fund Purpose The Inspire Foundation exists for the sole purpose of supporting students and staff at Inspire...
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Jesse M. Kohen Memorial Fund

The purpose of the Jesse Kohen Memorial Fund is to provide a scholarship to CSU, Chico students working with special needs students. In addition the Fund hopes to provide other services and equipment to enhance the experience of special need children in the community.