California Consulting Project Manager Brian Royer attended the South San Joaquin Valley League of Cities dinner on April 14, 2016 in Fresno. The event was attended by leaders from across the San Joaquin Valley.
On April 14, 2016 California Consulting President, Steve Samuelian, and Director of Operations, Shari Herbold, gave a “grants update” presentation to the Pleasant Hill Recreation and Park District Board of Directors. PHRPD is a client of California Consulting located in the Bay Area. California Consulting is working diligently on several applications for PHRPD and we are proud to be working with such a great District.
California Consulting’s Southeren California Director, Haig Kartounian, spoke about Cap & Trade & Proposition 1 funding opportunities at the Central Basin Municipal Water District in Commerce, California.
California Consulting participated in the BizFed Leadership Roundtable with LA County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas. Topics of discussion included taxes, transportation, housing, public infrastructure, healthcare and environmental regulations.
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!
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.