One of the goals of the Feather River Lapidary and Mineral Society is to promote learning about rocks and geology. A great way to do this is by encouraging young rock hounders to enter the field!
The club has raised money through our annual show (raffle) and through donations through a non-profit program at Save Mart grocery stores. Set up a profile online, then when you check out at Save Mart or FoodMax, use your phone number and the club will earn points from qualified purchases. Learn about the program and create your account.
**The SHARES program is no longer in effect. Visit the escrip program to register for free. You can donate up to 3 non profit organizations.
At least one scholarship will be available to local college students in 2017. The application is available to students studying geology, earth sciences, or a related subject. Students studying at Chico State University or Butte College are permitted to apply. Students must be a U.S. citizen and submit an unofficial transcript. Applications should be postmarked by June 30, 2017 and scholarships will be awarded on September 16, 2017. Application is fillable by pdf (please save and print to mail in).
Updated April 22, 2017