SI Chico gave $750 each year (2007-2009) for a total of $2250 in Microfinance Loans to help women around the world build their own businesses, send their children to school and gain status in their homes and communities.
Providing Role Models and Mentors for 21st Century Girl Empowerment Service projects in 2015 and 2016 focus on jr. high age girls in our community. THE EMPOWERMENT PROJECT documentary film is about the incredible journey of 5 young female filmmakers driving more than 7,000 miles across America, from Los Angeles to New York over the…Read More
Boys & Girls Club, Healthy Kids Healthy Futures program, focuses on the Mind, Body & Soul as a comprehensive wellness initiative to improve the health and wellness of members ages 6-18, by increasing their daily physical activity, teaching them good nutrition and helping them develop healthy relationships. View full details of this Boys and Girls…Read More
In 2009, SI/Chico donated $20,000 to the “Friends of The Library” on behalf of the Butte County Library Chico Branch. $14,000 provided support staff for 14 months (part-time) and $6,000 was used to repair, update and/or replace computers. All county residents benefit from our local library. Libraries remind our community of the value of books. The…Read More