First 5 Calaveras Funded Programs

 

                    

First 5 Calaveras provides funding through grants and mini-grants to community based organizations supporting the needs of children ages birth to five and their families. All funding priorities are determined by the Commission and must be made in relation to the First 5 Calaveras Strategic Plan and its priorities.   

First 5 Calaveras also administers Child Abuse Prevention funds for Calaveras County.  Prevent Child Abuse Council Calaveras provides mini-grant funding for projects that meet State and Federal guidelines for child abuse prevention strategies supporting children ages birth to eighteen.

Funding amounts, priorities, and timelines are announced by the Commission through email, newspaper notices, and/or website announcements. 

STAY TUNED FOR FY 2017-18 MINI-GRANT ANNOUNCEMENTS!

Mini-Grant Report Forms (pdf)

Mini-Grant Report Forms (Word)

To be placed on the notification list for future funding announcements, please email First 5 Calaveras, or call 209-754-6914

 

 

2016-17 Funding

2016-17 First 5 Funded Programs

  • Calaveras Quality Improvement System ($15,000)

    Provided through The Resource Connection Resource & Referral Program
  • Prevention & Safety Education ($18,838)

    Provided through The Resource Connection Crisis Center
  • Kid’s Farmer’s Market Program ($31,162)

    Provided through The Resource Connection Food Bank

  • Children’s Dental Program ($83,000)

    Provided through Calaveras County Office of Education

  • School Readiness: Raising a Reader & Early Literacy Home Visiting Program ($35,000)

    Provided through The Resource Connection- Early Childhood Programs

2016-17 First 5 Calaveras Mini-Grants Awarded

    • Community Mini-Grants
    Parenting Book Collection (Calaveras County Library) $300
    Children’s Fair (The Resource Connection) $500
    Kid’s Day in the Garden (Regents of the University of California) $450
    Toddler Tales (Rancho Calaveras Property Owners Assn.) $250
    • Library Mini-Grants
    Arnold Friends of the Library (Children’s Book Collection) $250
    Copperopolis Friends of the Library (Rubber Ducky Reading Club) $250

    Mokelumne Hill Friends of the Library (Storytime) $250

    Murphys Volunteer Library (Dress-up Day) $250
    San Andreas Friends of the Library (Spring Into Reading) $250

    Valley Springs Friends of the Library (Storytime) $250

    West Point Friends of the Library (Storytime) $250

 2016-17 Prevent Child Abuse Council Calaveras Mini-Grants Awarded

Parent/Mentee Training (Calaveras Youth Mentoring Program) $240

Children's Fair (The Resource Connection) $250

Kid's Day in the Garden (UC Extension Master Gardeners) $450

Social Thinking Groups (Mind Matters Clinic) $260

2015-16 Funded Programs

 

 
 
                    

 

Contact Information

Mailing:
891 Mountain Ranch Road
San Andreas, CA 95249

Physical:
373 St. Charles Street, Ste. B
San Andreas, CA 95249

Phone: (209) 754-6914
Fax: (209) 754-1425

Office Hours:
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday thru Friday

 

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