Youth Development

These funds benefit programs that offer our youth positive opportunities that help maximize their potential.

BCOE – Lead Everyday All Day

LEAD is a program dedicated to providing educational opportunities to at -risk students’ grades 7-12 in order to prepare them for college and career. These funds will be used to help students transition into the workforce, move on to college or vocational schools.

Be Forever Strong Team Award Fund

The mission of the Be Forever Strong Team is to develop and support strong individuals in the classroom, so they may be strong in the rest of their lives.

Caper Acres Renovation Project

The City of Chico is implementing the renovation of Caper Acres. Donations, volunteers, and help from the Community will be critical to allow the plan to develop. Individuals can check with the City’s Caper Acres Renovation page or volunteer calendar and donate through the North Valley Community Foundation (NVCF).

Chico Children’s Museum

Contact: Dana Leslie dleslie@chicochildrensmuseum.org   Fund Purpose Our mission is to cultivate a lifelong love of learning through hands-on, minds-on experiences that...
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Chico Children’s Endowment Fund

Contact: Alexa Benson-Valavanis avalavanis@nvcf.org Purpose The Chico Children’s Endowment Fund (CCEF) is a charitable fund of the North Valley Community Foundation dedicated...
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Circles of Justice

To promote juvenile accountability through the Youth Court process.

Cleanrite-Buildrite Foundation

Contact: Dustin Bates dustinb@crbr.com   Fund Purpose The CRBR Foundation puts on various fundraising events and donates funds to local children living...
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Fostering Hope For Children

The mission of Fostering Hope For Children is to improve the lives of children in the foster system by providing resources that allow them to experience success in learning and in life. The fund will allow us to pay for legal fees, licenses, and start up a free preschool that is for foster children only. It will be the first of its kind.

Friends of Paradise Football

Contact: David Williams christinew764@yahoo.com   Fund Purpose The Friends of Paradise Football organization’s purpose is to raise funds to promote and develop...
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Girls on the Run of Butte County

Contact: Claire Johnson claire.johnson@girlsontherun.org   Fund Purpose: Our mission is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun,...
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Junior Leadership Development Program

Contact: Jacob Peterson jacob@chicostewardshipnetwork.org   Fund Purpose Improving graduation and post-secondary education rates among underprivileged youth through mentorship.   More Info We...
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