Proposition 10

On November 1998, California voters passed the California Children and Families Act of 1998. The act levies a tax on cigarettes and other tobacco products with the intent to provide funding for early childhood development programs, in addition to establishing a State Commission and local County Commissions for this purpose. 

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Community Development Mini-Grants - Announcement

Community Development Mini-Grant Award Announcement: On June 2, 2022 First 5 Imperial moved to award FY 2022-2023 Community Development Mini-Grants for applicants MGAwardssubmitting a complete Step-Two Application for consideration. A total of seven Mini-Grant Projects were selected with an aggregate allocation of $139,408.00.

FY 2022-2023 Community Development Mini-Grant Award Announcement

A register of agencies selected by the Commission with their respective award under Step-Two of the Community Development Mini-Grant Application process for FY 2022-2023 is listed as follows:



For a summary of recent mini-grant awards click BabyBlockson any of the following:

Mini-Grants Awarded during Fiscal Year 2018-2019

Mini-Grants Awarded during Fiscal Year 2019-2020

Mini-Grants Awarded during Fiscal Year 2020-2021

Mini-Grants Awarded during Fiscal Year 2021-2022




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Award Announcements Mini-Grant and General RFP Grant