• A Free Screening Fixing the Future in FresnoBy: NCCLF | March 9, 2013
    Category: Central Valley
    Don't miss our FREE screening of Fixing the FutureThursday, March 28 2013California State University of Fresno University Business Center Auditorium Room 192 5245 N. Backer Avenue - Fresno, CA 93740-8001 Would you like to learn more about how to improve our community with local economic solutions? David Brancaccio (of public radio’s Marketplace and NOW on… Read More
  • Neighborhood Thrift: A Store In, and For, the CommunityBy: NCCLF | February 27, 2013
    Category: Central Valley Consulting
    Neighborhood Thrift began in 2008 with the goal of having a positive economic impact in the south Fresno area. The store provides employment training to low-income individuals, providing a healthy and diverse work environment. Community members are hired to work in the store while they are receiving employment training. The employment training allows individuals personal… Read More
  • Community Vision Kicks-off Second Annual Community Facilities ChallengeBy: NCCLF | January 30, 2013
    Category: Central Valley Consulting
    On Wednesday January 23, Community Vision kicked off the second Community Facility Challenge at California State University, Fresno.  Sponsored by Comerica Bank, the Challenge provides a unique opportunity for students to work with local community-based organizations (CBO) and municipalities to apply their skills to prepare a real estate feasibility analysis for a proposed community facility… Read More
  • Community Vision’s Second Annual Communities Facilities ChallengeBy: NCCLF | January 7, 2013
    Category: Central Valley Consulting Youth
    Community Vision's Community Facilities Challenge Kick-off in the Fresno Bee! To see last year's winner of Community Vision's Community Facilities Challenge, click here! The Community Vision is proud to announce our second Annual Community Facilities Challenge, which will launch January 23.  The Community Facilities Challenge is an exciting partnership with California State University, Fresno that… Read More
  • Student Team KA Construction, Big Brothers Big Sisters are the Big Winners in Community Facilities ChallengeBy: NCCLF | April 23, 2012
    Category: Central Valley Consulting Youth
    (From left to right) Kirke Wilson, Community Vision’s Board Chair, Zack Kaufman, Michael Butler, Diane Phakonekham, Big Brothers Big Sisters Program Director, John Rodriguez and David Mueller-Flores The Community Vision is proud to announce the first place winner of the Community Facilities Challenge at Fresno State University to student team KA Construction and their client… Read More
  • Community Facilities Challenge Winners to be AnnouncedBy: NCCLF | April 18, 2012
    Category: Central Valley Consulting
    The winners of the Community Facilities Challenge will be announced tonight at California State University, Fresno’s Smittcamp Alumni House at 5:00. We want to thank all of the students that participated in the challenge and we appreciate all the hard work and time put they put in to their projects. We also want to thank… Read More
  • The Community Facilities Challenge is Underway!By: NCCLF | March 8, 2012
    Category: Central Valley Consulting Youth
    After a successful kick-off of the Communities Facilities Challenge on February 8, 2012, six teams of FSU students have chosen the nonprofit organizations they will be working with on their real estate analyses project. The projects they will be working on are: A new City Hall for the City of San Joaquin, an expanded facility… Read More
  • Central Valley Community Facilities Challenge Kicks-Off in StyleBy: NCCLF | February 15, 2012
    Category: Central Valley Consulting Youth
    With great excitement, The Community Vision launched the Community Vision Central Valley Community Facilities Challenge on February 8, 2012 at California State University Fresno (FSU). The challenge, in partnership with the university, is an innovative, collaborative program that will allow FSU students to apply their skills to prepare a real estate feasibility analysis for a… Read More
  • Community Vision Invites You to Our Facilities Challenge Kick-Off Party!By: NCCLF | February 2, 2012
    Category: Central Valley Consulting Past Events Youth
    Community Vision invites you and a guest to attend our Community Facilities Challenge Kick-Off Party! The kick-off party will take place at Fresno State University’s Henry Madden Library, Room 2206, on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The Community Facility Challenge is a unique opportunity for students from California State University… Read More
  • Community Vision Tour Brings Central Valley Needs Front and CenterBy: NCCLF | October 18, 2011
    Category: Central Valley
    Members of the Community Vision board of directors, accompanied by several staff members, went on a two-day fact-finding tour of the Central Valley in October, as part of our ongoing effort to deepen our impact in this region.  Board members met with community and small business leaders to learn about community issues and to discuss… Read More