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

By |2018-05-04T07:04:17-07:00May 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 |2018-03-27T16:33:55-07:00March 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 |2018-03-27T06:45:39-07:00March 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 |2018-03-27T06:45:03-07:00March 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 [...]

Giving Tuesday is great time to support Women’s Fund

By |2018-03-06T00:48:17-07:00November 7th, 2017|

Coming up Nov. 28: An opportunity for generosity. North State Giving Tuesday is 14 hours of online donation-gathering for organizations doing important work in the community. The Women’s Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation is among the 120-plus participants. Memberships and donations made to The Women’s Fund during the Nov. 28 event will be amplified [...]