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.
Below is a list of the projects that the Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation is currently active in and those it has completed.
Legacy Merit Scholarship Program
The Legacy Merit Scholarship is awarded to an incoming college freshman who is the child or grandchild of a Founder or employee of the Bank. The Foundation also provides up to two merit scholarships to Chico area high school students through the Chico Community Scholarship Association as well as supporting programs in the areas of financial literacy, the environment, health, human, and family services, and best practices for small nonprofit organizations.
- 200-400 word essay
- 1-2 letters of recommendation
- Activity record/Senior Profile
- Application submissions are accepted anytime in the Spring
- Application deadline: April 30th