Community Partner Info
(Climate Action) – Acterra is a San Francisco Bay Area 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in Palo Alto that brings people together to create local solutions for a healthy planet. College Corps Fellows can work completely remote with Acterra on a slew of various Climate Action projects.
(Climate Action) – The Big Bend Community Land Trust (BBCLT) is a land-based non-profit organization located in Madesi Territory, in the rural Hill Country of Shasta County. Located on a beautiful 33 acre farm in downtown Big Bend, the land trust offers a growing variety of different opportunities to uplift the population and prevent and reverse community deterioration
Bureau of Land Management – Redding
(Climate Action) – The BLM is a small agency with a big mission: to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. Fellows will work with BLM on a variety of projects including trail clearing, planting, and research.
(Food Insecurity) – Dignity Health Connected Living’s goal is to provide services to enrich, enhance, maintain, sustain and help make more productive the lives of seniors, adults with disabilities, and other adults in need. Such projects include adult day programs, case management, social services, health-related services, in-home support services, and other programs that promote independence and enhance quality of life.
Enterprise Elementary School District
(K-12 Education) – Enterprise Elementary School District is an elementary school district in Redding, California, United States. Fellows can earn experience working in the classroom with various age groups.
(K-12 Education) – Girls Inc. is a United States 501 nonprofit organization which encourages girls to be "Strong, Smart, and Bold" through direct service and advocacy. The organization prioritizes equipping girls with the skills to navigate through economic, gender, and social barriers and to grow up as independent individuals.
Northern California Child Development
(K-12 Education) – Northern California Child Development Incorporated (NCCDI) is a non-profit organization serving Tehama County children and families since 1965.
(Food Insecurity) – CalFresh Healthy Living (SNAP-Ed) supports healthy, active and nourished lifestyles by teaching Californians about good nutrition and how to stretch their food dollars, while also building partnerships in communities to make the healthy choice, the easy choice.
(Food Insecurity/Climate Action) – Providence frees people from poverty and dependency through job opportunity. Globally, Providence International's mission is to "develop lifetime livelihoods, freeing families from poverty with microfinance loans to realize their God given potential. Domestically the organization provides opportunities for at-risk individuals to become productive, contributing, and law-abiding citizens
(Climate Action) - The RCDTC is a non-regulatory, public agency providing conservation leadership through technical, financial, and educational support for voluntary stewardship of natural resources on public and private lands in our community.
Salvation Army - Redding Corps
(Food Insecurity) – Salvation Army Programs are led by Salvation Army Officers. These officers are responsible to lead by assessing needs, delivering programs and directing ministries for our local community. From serving food to balancing the books, they function as the Executive Directors and the Pastors for the Redding Corps.
(K-12 Education) – Continuously learning and improving so that the support we offer to schools and our community will ensure Shasta County students receive a quality education preparing them for high school graduation and success in career and college.
(K-12 Education) - Y programs are designed to nurture youth development by providing a safe place to learn foundational skills; develop healthy, trusting relationships; and build self-reliance through the Y's character values of caring, respect, responsibility, and honesty
Shasta College – Gateway to College
(K-12 Education) - Gateway to College is a unique alternative education program allowing high school students who are behind in credits the opportunity to complete their high school graduation requirements through classes offered on the Shasta College campus. Concurrent enrollment college courses allow students to make progress toward a college degree or certificate while earning their diploma.
(Food Insecurity) - The Hub is where students can get connected to campus and community resources and feel more engaged with their peers. It also serves as a Basic Needs Center and assists students to ensure they are well-equipped in the pursuit of their education.
(Climate Action) - The horticulture industry involves growing and caring for plants, working to enhance and beautify the urban environment, and connecting people with the outdoors. The landscaping and home garden industry generates more than $78 billion annually in the USA, employing many professionals in tree and landscape care, landscape design and construction, and nursery production.
(K-12 Education) - TRIO Upward Bound is a federally funded program designed to prepare and motivate high school students for success in post-secondary education. Upward Bound helps strengthens student academic skills, assists with personal growth, increase post-secondary and career options, and helps students stay focused on educational goals.
(K-12 Education) – Trinity Together: Cradle to Career Partnership (Trinity Together) is comprised of leaders from the Trinity County Office of Education and the education community, the local business community and local service organizations. This collaborative focuses on youth between the ages of 0-24, and joins the efforts already in place in Shasta County, with Reach Higher Shasta, and Tehama County, with Expect More Tehama, as well as newly formed collaboratives in Siskiyou and Modoc counties all under the umbrella of North State Together.
(K-12 Education) – The education department at Turtle Bay aims to provide the environment needed to explore the world through science, art, history, and more. We promote life-long learning through fun, hands-on interactions, and enjoyment.
United Way of Northern California
(K-12/Climate Action) - Our focus is on education, health, and financial stability—the building blocks for a good quality of life.