Partnering to Save a Biodiversity Hotspot

The McConnell Foundation’s collaboration in the Lower Mekong region featured in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. An American funding collaborative is on a mission to help environmental [...]

Jefferson Public Radio: Interview about Downtown Redding

On July 5th, Jefferson Public Radio interviewed The McConnell Foundation’s Rachel Hatch. The conversation included discussion of the way buildings can  catalyze change in the environment, [...]

It’s Official: Redding competes at state level, brings $24 million to downtown projects

The Redding community proves that it can compete at the state level, by bringing home $24 million for downtown projects. This transformational effort wouldn’t have been possible without the [...]

Key Milestone for Project at Site of Former Police Station Downtown

On April 13th, 2018 escrow closed on the former police station in downtown Redding. Right away, The McConnell Foundation team began working with Ryan Russell of RAD Studio to create plans for the [...]

$20M AHSC funding recommended to be approved and $4M IIG approved for downtown project

Per press release 6/19/18 by the City of Redding: On Monday, June 18, the California Strategic Growth Council released the staff recommendation for the Affordable Housing and Sustainable [...]

Connecting with Young Professionals about the Future of Downtown

It was a full house at RISE, a next generation business leaders program of the Redding Chamber of Commerce, where Program Officer for Community Vitality, Rachel Hatch shared about The McConnell [...]