Human Services

These funds benefit organizations providing human services to meet local needs.

Doug and Kaylinn Hignell Charitable Fund

Tina Rosenquist tina@hignell.com (530)894-0404   Fund Purpose: Creating Caring Communities that Transform Lives. A portion of our foundation funds the needs of...
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Friends of One Mobile Projector per Trainer

Contact: Patrice York pyork@OMPT.org   Fund Purpose: OMPT empowers the most under-served communities in the world to lift themselves out of poverty...
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Greater Chico Homeless Task Force

The Greater Chico Homeless Task Force acts as a regular venue for civic collaboration and the exchange of information concerning issues related to homelessness. We provide a space where health and social service professionals, interested community members, and people experiencing homelessness can come together to assess the current services available and fill in the gaps by joining with other committed local partners including law enforcement, non-profit and philanthropic organizations, churches, and housing providers.

Habitat for Humanity

Contact: Nicole Bateman nicoleb@buttehabitat.org   Fund Purpose: The purpose of these funds is to build and repair affordable housing in our community...
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Help Central.org

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Support the 2-1-1 live local telephone helpline that connects Butte County residents with available free and low cost services.

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.

Jewett Family Endowment

Funding local organizations for education, children and seniors.

Ken and Sally Logan Charitable Fund

Contact: Sally Logan celestinelogan@yahoo.com   Fund Purpose: We created this fund to support socially and environmentally responsible organizations that promote awareness, education,...
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Lori Wesley Memorial Fund

Contact: Gil Wesley gilwesley1@gmail.com     Fund Purpose: The Lori Wesley Memorial Fund was established in memory of Lori Wesley who was...
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Lundberg Family Foundation

Contact: Alexa Benson-Valavanis avalavanis@nvcf.org   Fund Purpose As an expression of gratitude, The Lundberg Family Foundation seeks to serve others by supporting...
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Music Therapy Impact Fund

To implement music therapy programs or provide individual music therapy services. Initially, funds will be used to create music therapy programs in Chico and the surrounding areas. Programs may be developed at health facilities (medical, hospice, rehabilitation facilities, etc.), in the school system, and/or for other for-profit and not-for-profit entities (assisted living, special education, etc.).

My Father’s Purse

OUR PURPOSE IS TO HELP STOP THE ABUSE OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN. ESPECIALLY SEX TRAFFICKING, PHYSICAL ABUSE AND PROSTITUTION. WE DO THIS IN TWO WAYS WE COME ALONG SIDE ALREADY EXISTING ORGANIZATIONS THAT HELP WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN THESE AREAS THRU DONATIONS TO THEM, AND WE ALSO GIVE MONEY DIRECTLY TO POOR MOTHERS WITH CHILDREN BOTH HERE AND IN MEXICO.
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