On April 11, 2016 California Consulting Associates Rebecca Tam and John Hoy attended the League of California Cities San Diego Division lunch held in Downtown S.D. The lunch was attended by dozens of city councilmembers, city staff, and other municipal leaders. California Consulting is proud to be working in San Diego County!
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U.S. Department of Education: Innovative Approaches to Literacy
Deadline: July 17, 2016
Amount: $150,000 to $750,000
Eligibility: local educational agencies (LEAs); national not-for-profit organizations; consortia
The IAL program supports high-quality programs designed to develop and improve literacy skills for children and students from birth through 12th grade in high-need local educational agencies (high-need LEAs, as defined in the Notice Inviting Applications (NIA)) and schools. The Department intends to support innovative programs that promote early literacy for young children, motivate older children to read, and increase student achievement by using school libraries as partners to improve literacy, distributing free books to children and their families, and offering high-quality literacy activities.
California Consulting recently presented a “Grants 101” feature at a workshop hosted in South Orange County by Senator Pat Bates. California Consulting So. Cal. Director, Haig Kartounian, presented at the workshop and was joined by California Consulting Senior Associate, Maryann Marino. Chris Palmer, of the California Special Districts Association (CSDA), was also in attendance at the workshop. Thank you to Senator Bates and all involved in making this workshop successful for Orange County.
California Consulting Senior Associate Maryann Marino attended the Orange County Business Council (OCBC) gala reception on Thursday, April 7, 2016. The reception was attended by dozens of elected officials. California Consulting is proud to work with so many agencies in Orange County. Maryann is pictured here with Assemblyman Matthew Harper. Harper recently hosted a successful grant writing workshop with California Consulting in Orange County.
U.S. Department of Education: Carol M. White Physical Education Program
Deadline, May 13, 2016 (tentative date – grant not yet announced)
Amount: $47 Million allocated to entire program
Eligibility: Local educational agencies (LEA’s) and community-based organizations
The Carol M. White Physical Education Program provides grants to Local Education Agencies (LEAs) and community-based organizations (CBOs) to initiate, expand, or enhance physical education programs, including before school, after school, and summer programs for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Grant recipients must implement programs that help students make progress toward meeting their state’s standards for physical
If your are interested in California Consulting writing this application for your entitiy, please contact our southern California office at 323-728-9002 or by email. Shasta@californiaconsulting.org.
California Consulting is pleased to announce the City of Upland received the FM Global Fire Grant for $1,200. The application was written by Diana Dinerman, California Consulting Project Manager. Congratulations to City of Upland for this grant award.
California Consulting’s Statewide Grant Manager, Tristan Shamp, flew down to Southern California today with Joseph Oldham of Calstart (our client) as well as Moses Stites and George Sipin of Fresno County Rural Transit Agency to visit the BYD company electric bus factory in Lancaster, CA as well as the eBus company factory in Downey, CA today. This was being done as part of a large grant project we are working on with Calstart to develop a rural electric bus transit system in Fresno County.
Pictured in front of the plane: (L-R) George Sipin, Joseph Oldham, Tristan Shamp, and Moses Stites.
To the left, is a bus that is under construction at the BYD factory.
A finished electric bus at the eBus factory.
California Consulting’s Senior Associate- Orange County, Maryann Marino, and, Southern California Director, Haig Kartounian, attended the City of South Gate’s State of the City on March 30, 2016.