The Commission strives to support local organizations and programs by making Prop 10 funds available for services that aim to benefit children prenatal to age five.
OPEN: Mini Grant Program for 2022-2023
First 5 offers mini grants of up to $4,000 for individual short-term projects to community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, health care organizations, corporations, non-profit and for-profit agencies that benefit children 0 through 5 years of age and their families in Yuba County. Applications will be evaluated based on standard guidelines and the project’s potential to meet the goals and priorities stated in the Commission's Strategic Plan. Application submission does not guarantee an award of funding.
Mandatory Informational Webinar Friday September 2, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. Click here to Request the Recording.
Frequently Asked Questions
To request a recording of the informational webinar or for technical support contact us during our regular office hours at (530) 749-4877 or email us at email@example.com.
OPEN: Childcare Provider Mini Grant Program
Our Childcare Provider Mini Grant Program is to enhance quality care and learning environments for Yuba County children 0-5 and their families by supporting licensed childcare providers. First 5 recognizes that childcare providers play a critical and pivotal role in the early education, health, and development of Yuba County’s youngest residents. If you are a licensed childcare provider serving children 0-5 in Yuba County consider applying!
An optional informational webinar was held Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. Click here to request the recording.
Frequently Asked Questions
To request a recording of the webinar or for technical support contact us during regular office hours at (530) 749-4877 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
OPEN: Community Education and Outreach Sponsorship Program
Every fiscal year First 5 sets aside funding to sponsor local events and community activities. Event sponsorship is provided up to $1,000 per event. Sponsorship's will be awarded until the current fiscal year’s budgeted sponsorship funds are depleted. First 5 will evaluate requests based on the event’s potential to serve children 0-5 and meet goals and priorities stated in Commission's Strategic Plan. A request for sponsorship does not guarantee award of funding.
Strategic Partnership Program
The First 5 Yuba County Children and Families Commission committed $1,341,000 ($447,000 annually) of Proposition 10 funds for fiscal years 2021/2022 – 2023/2024. Strategic Partnerships were awarded in June 2021.
Unsolicited Funding Proposals
First 5 Yuba is not accepting unsolicited funding proposals at this time.