Community Foundation



The Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation is a nonprofit corporation that supports programs in the areas of financial literacy, the environment, health, human, and family services, and best practices for small nonprofit organizations. We serve as a catalyst, and partner in finding innovative and workable solutions for the betterment of the communities we serve.


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Annual Support


  • Chico Rotary Foundation
  • Children's Choir of Chico
  • Enloe Foundation
  • Gateway Science Museum
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of the North Valley
  • Butte Humane Society
  • CARD
  • Catalyst Domestic Violence Services
  • Chico Art Center
  • Chico Chamber of Commerce
  • Chico Community Scholarship Association
  • Chico High School Boosters


  • Chico High Grad Night
  • Chico Noon Exchange Club
  • Habitat For Humanity
  • Hooked on Fishing
  • Jesus Center
  • Omega Nu
  • Paradise Rotary
  • PV High Grad Night
  • PV High Sports Boosters
  • University Foundation
  • Wings of Eagles

Proud Community Partners

Enloe Partners
Chico Chamber Legacy Partner
Redding Chamber
Oroville Chamber


COVID-19 Relief Program

Golden Valley Bank contributed $250,000 to the Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation to assist local nonprofit organizations struggling with their fundraising efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

To request information about criteria and eligibility requirements, please send an email.

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Camp Fire Relief Efforts

Learn more about how funds are being disbursed

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Camp Fire Relief General Funds

Business Partner Funds

Common Questions

Where will my donation go?

100% of your donation will stay local. We make decisions as needs arise over the next year or more.

How do I set up a fund?

We are no longer setting up Camp Fire Relief funds for individuals or organizations.

Is my donation tax deductible?

Yes. You will receive a receipt within 5-7 business days. If you have questions, please email



Additional Questions?

For questions or more information about charitable giving, please contact:

Jessica Shepherd
(530) 781-1887