First 5 Yuba recently announced the availability of $375,000 for its Strategic Partnership Program. Organizations looking for up to $60,000 to supplement and expand existing programs specifically benefiting Yuba County children 0 to 5 and their families are encouraged to apply! The deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30th.
Please attend one of the mandatory application workshops which will be held on Monday, July 14th at 3:00 p.m. and Wednesday, July 16th at 10:00 a.m. Each workshop will take place at the Yuba County Government Center, located at 915 8th Street, Marysville in the Wheatland Room. Proposals recommended for funding will be considered by the full Commission at its August 28, 2014, meeting. Learn more...
Talk Read Sing
"The moment babies are born, their brains are forming the connections that determine how they learn, think, and grow. Talk and read to your children from day one. Their brains are developing with your every word. It's free and easy and something you can do any time. Talk. Read. Sing."
What happens from age 0 through 5 strongly influences how a child will function in school and later in life. A clear goal for First 5 Commissions across the state is for children to be socially, emotionally, physically and intellectually ready for school. Learn more...