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Foster self-sufficiency our focus area for grants

Henry FordBy Laura Christman

“Fostering Self-sufficiency” is this year’s theme for grants from The Women’s Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation.

The grant focus was announced at Thursday’s State of the Fund event held at The McConnell Foundation headquarters in Redding. Programs that address women struggling with basic needs to bring stability to families will be considered for 2016 grants. That could mean support with housing, child care, transportation, job skills, diploma completion, mental health support, dental care, personal finances, life skills and other areas. Continue reading “Foster self-sufficiency our focus area for grants”