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 1, 2023 First 5 Imperial moved to award FY 2023-2024 Community Development Mini-Grants for applicants submitting a complete Step-Two Application for consideration. A total of six MiniCDMG2324-Grant Projects were selected with an aggregate allocation of $126,543.00.

FY 2023-2024 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

Mini-Grants Awarded during Fiscal Year 2022-2023




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Community Development Mini-Grant FY2024-2025 Application