The Partnership

Consortium members represent major Central Valley public and private institutions from the education, business, economic and workforce development and civic sectors. Higher Education: California State University, Fresno; California State University, Chico; University of California, Davis; Central/Mother Lode Regional Consortium; CSU Fresno Water, Energy, and Technology Center; Los Rios Community College District; NextEd; UC Merced Small Business Development Center. Government Entity: Tuolumne County Economic Development Authority; City of Avenal; City of Fresno; City of Winters; Sacramento Area Council of Governments. Nonprofit: Valley Vision; Center for Land-Based Learning; Fresno Community Development Financial Institution; Northern California World Trade Center; Sacramento Employment and Training Agency; Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce; Solano Economic Development Corporation. Private Sector: AgTech Innovation Fund; CalAsian Pacific Chamber of Commerce; Davis Chamber of Commerce; JBT FoodTech; PackageOne, Inc