ArtSplash is non-profit organization that hosts a wonderful annual event that takes place in Carlsbad, for one weekend in September. A fun and artistic free event for the entire family to enjoy and it benefits arts within the community. Chalk Art creates excitement and color on Armada Drive. Art comes alive as dozens of mural artists create amazing museun-quality street paintings.
North County Community Services (NCCS) Food Bank & Child Development Services
NCCS is a non-profit organization that operates NCCS’ North County’s Food Bank and 8 Child Development Centers for families of low income. NCCS is passionately committed to improving our neighbors health and well being by providing programs that educate young children, support working families, provide food for those feeding the hungry and ultimately create opportunities to improve the quality of life for residents of North County. For over 40 years, NCCS has been providing vitally needed services to local residents, operating seven Preschool Child Development Centers as well as North Countys Food Bank which was established 1989. NCCS is also the fiscal agent for North Countys Regional Winter Shelter System, which serves 700 homeless individuals nightly from December through March of each year.
Small Business Development Center(SBDC)
The Small Business Development Center and the Center for International Trade Development (SBDC and CITD) provides a variety of services to clients in San Diego and Imperial counties. Our services are designed to assist small business owners expand their operations profitably. Additionally, we help businesses interested in international expansion navigate the complexities of importing and/or exporting.