Briefing on IOOF Hall Facade Improvements for Downtown Collaborative

Today, Senior Program Officer for Community Vitality, Rachel Hatch shared project updates about the IOOF Hall with the Downtown Collaborative. Facade improvements to the Hall, the oldest existing [...]

Downtown Business Directory Launched by Viva Downtown, McConnell Foundation Grantee [Enjoy Magazine]

Viva Downtown, a grantee of The McConnell Foundation’s Community Vitality program, collaborates with Enjoy Magazine for a “Downtown Details” feature. This month, it included a preview of [...]

McConnell Foundation Board Approves Grant to Shasta County Arts Council

Arts and culture are paramount to a thriving downtown. In 2017, the Board recognized this commitment through support for a grant to launch the Redding Cultural District. In 2018, The McConnell [...]

McConnell Foundation joins CalOZ

Alongside organizations such as the James Irvine Foundation, Central Valley Community Foundation, and California Forward, The McConnell Foundation has officially joined CalOZ. CalOZ is dedicated [...]

Downtown Holiday Tree Lighting Tradition Goes Virtual [Enjoy Magazine]

Viva Downtown, a grantee of The McConnell Foundation’s Community Vitality program, collaborates with Enjoy Magazine for a “Downtown Details” feature. This month, it included a preview of the [...]

Preview of the Annual Economic Forecast – with North State Planning & Development Collective

Today Program Officer Rachel Hatch interviewed Jason Schwenkler, Courtney Farrell, and Alice Patterson for a preview of the 21st Annual Economic Forecast Summit coming up January 14th, 2021. In [...]