Welcome

Welcome

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Our children...our future...our business.


At First 5 Shasta, we focus on the first 5 years of life.  We are the local leader in early childhood investment, building a pathway to success for young children.  We fund programs and services that enhance and improve the lives of children ages 0-to-5.


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Strategic Plan 2012-2018


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Goals

Goals

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Pathway to success.


First 5 Shasta has selected five Pathway Goals that are critical components in the pathway to success for young children.  These Pathway Goals were selected based on research, best practices, local learning, and community input.


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Pathway Goals & Initiatives


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Impact

Impact

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Making a lasting difference.


First 5 Shasta has been making an impact on the lives of young children since our investments began in 2001. To date, we have had the privilege of investing approximately $20 million in programs, activities, and services that help build a pathway to success for young children.


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Parents

Parents

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Raising a child: important & rewarding!


Raising a child is one of the most important and rewarding things you will ever do. Parenting can also be extremely challenging! First 5 Shasta is committed to supporting parents by investing in services that enhance the lives of the youngest and most vulnerable members of our community.


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Programs & Services


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News

Paperdolls Announce April 5-12 Week of the Young Child

Anderson Valley Post
Have you seen strings of decorated paper dolls dancing across business windows and counters? Their googly eyes, yarn hair, felt hats or simple crayon scribbles alert the community to something special – the Week of the Young Child is upon us!

Full story: WOYC 2014
Calendar of WOYC Events

Spotlight

Growing with Math & Science

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Workshops, training, and learning – all with a focus on early childhood! Parents and providers working with young children will find classes, conferences, workshops, and groups that are good fun for parents and children.

Coming in May:

Announcements

Sponsorship Grant

Now available: Sponsorship Grant
Request range: $2,500 – $15,000
Deadline to Apply: May 14, 2014 (noon)

First 5 Shasta Commission Meeting

April 28 at First 5 Shasta

3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Public welcome to attend.

The Big Race (WOYC)

April 12 at Big League Dreams

10 am until everyone races!

Register at redding2030.com/the-big-race-apr-12