January 23, 2015 – Commission Meeting

January 15, 2015

Please join us for the January 23, 2015 Commission meeting! It will be held in the Tahoe Conference Room at 202 Mira Loma Dr. in Oroville from 9 AM until 12:00 PM. For more information: info@first5butte.org or (530) 538-7964.

Meeting Agenda

Meeting Packet

Revised 2014 Kindergarten Teachers Survey PowerPoint

Revised 2014 kindergarten Teachers Survey Results

Draft 2015-2020 Strategic Plan

Celebrating Our Grantee Partners!

July 29, 2014

First 5 partners sharing lunchFirst 5 Butte County grantee partners were recognized and thanked by staff for their wonderful work on behalf of our youngest community members. Over sixty grantees, representing 16 projects currently funded by First 5 Butte County, came together to enjoy a yummy lunch, receive certificates of appreciation, network, and hear updates from First 5 staff about new policies and opportunities.

Table of program suppliesAs a final thank you, grantees were invited to “shop” at the Thank You Table and pick up a variety of goodies for their programs. First 5 staff looks forward to hosting more events that bring our grantees together to share great ideas and explore ways to better serve our community.

Commission Planning Day – Friday, April 17, 2015

April 8, 2015

First 5 Butte County Children & Families Commission has scheduled a day of planning and discussion around its 2015-2020 Strategic Plans. Some topics of interest include: updates on tobacco and e-cigarette legislation, continued development of RFQ/RFP process, and development of funding strategies for  current and new grantees. This meeting is on Friday, April 17th from 8:30a.m. to 12:30p.m. and will be held at the Lundberg Family Farms Conference Center, 5311 Midway, Richvale. The public is invited.

Commission Planning Day Agenda
Commission Planning Day Packet
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Presentation
Center for Youth Wellness: Data Report A Hidden Crisis
2013-2014 – First 5  California Annual Report: Building on the Momentum Surrounding Early Childhood Education

First 5 Butte County is seeking a CPA firm to provide financial and compliance audits of our year-ending June 30, 2015

March 25, 2015

First 5 Butte County is seeking a CPA firm to provide financial and compliance audits of our year-ending June 30, 2015 books, with options for four more years. Please see the attached Request for Qualifications and Sample Contract.

Request for Qualifications for Audit Services for First 5 Butte County Children & Families Commission
Questions and Answers for Request for Qualifications for Audit Services, March 2015 (updated April 10, 2015)
Sample Audit Contract
First 5 Butte County Children and Families Commission Financial Statements for the year ended June 30, 2015

March 27th, 2015 Commission Meeting

March 20, 2015

Please join us for the March 27th, 2015 Commission meeting! It will be held in the Tahoe Conference Room at 202 Mira Loma Dr. in Oroville from 9 AM until 12:00 PM. For more information: info@first5butte.org or (530) 538-7964.

Agenda

Meeting Packet
Agenda Item 6: Data Report A Hidden Crisis
Agenda Item 6: Adverse Childhood Experiences: The Hidden Crisis in Our Community

February 27, 2015 Commission Meeting

February 20, 2015

Please join us for the February 27th, 2015 Commission meeting! It will be held in the Tahoe Conference Room at 202 Mira Loma Dr. in Oroville from 9 AM until 12:00 PM. For more information: info@first5butte.org or (530) 538-7964.

Meeting Agenda
Meeting Packet

New Healthy Beverage Policy

December 22, 2014

In recent First 5 Butte County mini-grant awards, grantees have been encouraged to serve healthy beverages at First 5 sponsored events. Health Committee Members expressed interest in exploring the possibility of developing a First 5 Butte County policy regarding the need to serve healthy beverages at First 5 sponsored events. The draft policy was adopted at the October Commission meeting.

First 5 Butte County is proud to share the new Healthy Beverage Policy!

Healthy Beverage Policy

December 19, 2014 ~ Celebrating Our Commissioners!!

December 12, 2014

People often don’t realize the significant number of hours our First 5 Commissioners voluntarily donate to our community. Please join us at the December 19, 2014 Commission meeting when staff will take a moment to acknowledge and celebrate our Commissioners for all they do on behalf of our youngest and most vulnerable residents.

Please join us for light refreshments as we wrap up 2014 with gratitude for the good work already accomplished and the exciting work that lies ahead!

Note the meeting location is 202 Mira Loma, Oroville in the Tahoe Room.

For more information: info@first5butte.org or (530) 538-7964.

Meeting Agenda
Meeting Documents