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We invest in people through Community Action.


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Community Wellness Projects

Our Community Wellness Projects respond to the unmet needs of our community. NCO identifies issues through the development of a community action plan, then looks at ways to successfully implement change. Much of what we... [Read More]

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Leadership Mendocino

Leadership Mendocino believes that strong communities need informed, progressive leaders.

Holly Madrigal, Program Director

Tel: (707) 467-3230

Applications for Class XXVII have closed.

Click here to view the flyer and dates for 2019-20.

As... [Read More]

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Nutrition Basics

Tarney Sheldon, Project Manager


Tel: (707) 462-1950

The Nutrition Basics Project coordinates and collaborates with USDA-funded nutrition activities in Mendocino County. Past and present projects include:

  1. CalFresh Outreach recipe taste-tests and "Get a Raise with CalFresh" activities at... [Read More]
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Rural Communities Child Care

CCLD has released a new Provider Information Notice: PIN 20-04-CCP statewide waiver for operation of child care facilities, including licensees, registered TrustLine providers, and temporary employer sponsored child care, along with guidance for the implementation... [Read More]

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Volunteer Network

NCO Volunteer Network is recruiting volunteers between the ages of 18 and 60 to assist Lake and Mendocino Counties in meeting the needs of vulnerable populations during the COVID-19... [Read More]

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Walk & Bike Mendocino

Program Director– Neil Davis | (707) 467-3220

Walk and Bike Mendocino promotes walking and biking as a primary transportation choice in short distance travel in Mendocino County. Functioning as a program of the North... [Read More]