March 19, 2014 Print E-mail

Our Vision:  All Humboldt County children thrive in healthy, supportive, nurturing families and neighborhoods, enter school ready to learn and become active participants of their communities.


Meeting Date and Time:   March 19, 2014 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm

Location:   Humboldt Area Foundation, Emmerson Room, 363 Indianola Road, Bayside



I.     Welcome and Introductions
 II.    Public Comments and Announcements
III.   Executive Director Report
IV.   Approval of Minutes:  Commission meeting minutes of February 20, 2014
V.    Information Item:  FIRST 5 HUMBOLDT Evaluation Report, January – December 2013

Reference: To ensure that funded programs are making real progress towards achieving desired results for young children and their families, program evaluation is an integral and necessary component of the Commission’s work.  Annually, an Evaluation Report is prepared and presented to the Commission.  The Evaluation Report informs the annual review of funded programs.  The Evaluation Report is also a resource for partners serving young children and their families in the county as well.  Evaluators Kim Puckett and Maria Vanderhorst will present the report.       (60 min)                                                                                                                      

VI.      Discussion Item: Commission Subcommittee Membership

Reference: Per the Commission’s Bylaws, Commission committees shall be maintained on an as needed basis.  Standing subcommittees are in place, and committees do change as the needs of the Strategic Plan change.  The Commission will review the status of current committees and review subcommittee membership.     (30 min)        

Next Meeting: April 17, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:0 am at the Office of FIRST 5 HUMBOLDT, 1012 Second Street, Eureka