Our Mission


To align business, education, and community organizations within Butte and Glenn Counties to maximize opportunities for youth and adults, resulting in career and economic success.


Advancing Opportunities

We seek to promote better connections between education, workforce/economic development and industry through a variety of forums. See our upcoming events and find your pathway to success.


Providing a Framework for Success


Butte County Promise

ADVANCE - North State; the Butte County Office of Education; Butte County school districts; Butte College; California State University, Chico; and First Five Butte County commit to the following promise: All students in Butte County will be prepared for success beyond high school in order to become productive members of the workforce and engaged citizens.