2019 McConnell Fund Awards
Local Nonprofits Receive $659,858 in Funding for Programs and Facility UpgradesShasta Regional Community Foundation is pleased to share the news of grant funds awarded from The McConnell Fund in the amount of $659,858 to 34 organizations based in Modoc, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity counties. Supported projects range from equipment and facility upgrades to the expansion of existing, successful programs. Local volunteer panelists review proposals, conduct site visits, and make recommendations for grants to the Community Foundation Board of Directors for approval.
The McConnell Fund, managed for 18 years by the Community Foundation, considers grant requests up to $50,000 from eligible organizations in Shasta, Siskiyou, and Tehama counties and up to $30,000 from eligible organizations in Modoc and Trinity counties. Through this long-standing relationship, over ten million dollars has been distributed to local nonprofits and public entities in the five-county region.
Click HERE to view the organizations in five counties that were awarded funding from The McConnell Fund through the most recent grant cycle.