Our Mission
in the Community:

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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.

Staying Active

  • Ability First Sports
  • Chico Aces Baseball
  • Chico Military Hero's
  • Chico Welcome Sign
  • Elizabeth LaMar Fund
  • End of Frost Season
  • Everybody / Healthy Body
  • Fred Davis Fund
  • Good Guys Youth Sports
  • Laura's Lteracy Project
  • Maleree Chambers Fund
  • PV Vikings Dugout Club

Getting it Done

      • Bart Rose Memorial
      • Bark for Life; Canine's for a Cure
      • Blake Hendrix Support Fund
      • Bridging the Gap
      • Catalyst
      • Chico Cyclists Club 
      • Chico Skatepark Solutions
      • Clara Chrisco Support Fund
      • Christine Roberts Support Fund
      • Durham Odyssey Minds
      • Glasses for Kids
      • Grant a Wish Support Fund
      • Hooker Oak Disc Golf
      • Ignite the Fight
      • Izzy Foundation
      • Jesus Center - House of Hope
      • Karie Hubbard Memorial
      • Marshall Gregory Memorial
      • Melanie McAfee Support Fund
      • Open Atmospheric Society
      • PV Foundation
      • Robert T. Shepherd Legacy Scholarship Fund
      • Steve Herrick Fund


Annual Support:
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of the North Valley
  • 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
  • Durham High Sports Boosters
  • Enloe Foundation 
  • Gateway Science Museum
  • Habitat For Humanity
  • Hooked on Fishing
  • Omega Nu
  • PV High Grad Night
  • PV High Sports Boosters
  • River Partners
  • Valley Oak Children's Services


 Scholarship Updates

Golden Valley Bank is now offering a new Legacy Merit Scholarship to be awarded to an incoming college freshman who is the child or grandchild of a Founder of the Bank! 


 Click here to download the Legacy Scholarship Application




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