Blog

/Blog/

2018 The Women’s Fund Focus Area Announced

By | 2018-06-06T05:42:11+00:00 June 6th, 2018|

2018 The Women's Fund Focus Area Announced During the State of The Fund event on May 23, 2018, The Women's Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation announced the focus area selected for 2018. The focus area with the most votes by The Women's Fund members is: DEVELOPING ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES: Supporting women who have [...]

Women’s Fund grant launches sewing project for domestic-abuse survivors

By | 2018-05-04T07:04:17+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|

Women’s Fund grant launches sewing project for domestic-abuse survivors Author: Laura Christman Women affected by domestic violence are building skills and confidence through a unique sewing project funded by a $10,000 grant from The Women’s Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation. Making Opportunities for Success was designed by Redding Fashion Alliance and [...]

Field trip highlights impacts of The Women’s Fund

By | 2018-03-27T16:33:55+00:00 March 27th, 2018|

Field trip highlights impacts of The Women’s Fund Author: Laura Christman Programs to help women gain confidence and job skills were showcased March 22 during a field trip for  members of The Women’s Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation. Promising Smiles, which provides restorative dental work, and Non-traditional Employment for Women (NEW), which [...]

Educational Forum: “Women in Data Science (WiDS)”

By | 2018-03-27T06:45:39+00:00 March 27th, 2018|

Educational Forum: "Women in Data Science (WiDS)" Author: Lori McNeill/Laura Christman The Women's Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation is proud to have teamed up with the Society of Women Engineers to bring the Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference to downtown Redding on March 5. WiDS Redding was a satellite event [...]

Educational Forum: “A New Approach to Juvenile Justice”

By | 2018-03-27T06:45:03+00:00 March 1st, 2018|

Educational Forum: “A New Approach to Juvenile Justice” Author: Erin Resner/Laura Christman During last week's Educational Forum on Restorative Justice, “A New Approach to Juvenile Justice,” approximately 100 attendees listened while three speakers shared successes of the current programs as well as where we still need to improve regarding juvenile offenders and at-risk [...]