Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Calaveras Community Foundation Awards $145,045 in Competitive Grants in 2023

Calaveras Community Foundation Awards Community Grants for 2023 Twenty-three organizations have been awarded grants through the Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF), totaling $145,045. CCF’s annual competitive grants financially support non-profit organizations, schools and government agencies serving Calaveras County. To see this year's grantees, please visit our Competitive Grants Given page at https://calaverascommunityfoundation.org/grants-scholarships/competitive-grants-given/

2023-12-07T20:01:47+00:00December 7, 2023|

Calaveras Community Foundation Partners with First 5 Calaveras to Bring Imagination Library to Calaveras County

Calaveras Community Foundation Partners with First 5 Calaveras to bring Dolly Parton's Imagination Library to Calaveras County Calaveras County children under 5 years old can receive free books in the mail to help inspire a lifelong love of reading. Every month children who are enrolled in the program will receive a free book until they turn 5 years old. First [...]

2023-12-07T19:45:24+00:00December 7, 2023|

Terri Tanner Joins Calaveras Community Foundation Board

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) welcomes its newest board member, Terri Tanner. Tanner has lived in Valley Springs since 2000 and worked as a high school college/career counselor until retiring from Calaveras Unified School District in 2023. She has over 20 years of experience helping youth in our community including fundraising, facilitating scholarship programs, public relations, and grant writing.  Tanner has been active in [...]

2023-11-14T22:55:00+00:00November 14, 2023|

Calaveras Community Foundation Awards 15K in Scholarships to Calaveras County Students

Calaveras Community Foundation Awards 15K in Scholarships to Calaveras County Students Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) is pleased to announce 2023 scholarships, totaling $15,000, awarded to deserving students in Calaveras County.  Congratulations to each of those chosen, listed below!   The Beth Childs Genna Hurst Renewable Scholarship ($1,000 a year renewable for four years) awarded to Laney Koepp (Calaveras High School) [...]

2023-12-07T19:19:26+00:00June 16, 2023|

Calaveras Community Foundation Featured in Calaveras Enterprise Article

  The Calaveras Enterprise featured the Calaveras Community Foundation in an article showcasing all CCF does to help grow our community through grants and scholarships. Click the link to read the article. https://www.calaverasenterprise.com/community/article_640a79bc-2f3d-11ed-9876-c35cc720df25.html

2022-11-09T00:32:41+00:00October 30, 2022|

Awarded Competitive Grants 2022

  Calaveras Community Foundation Awards Competitive Grants for 2022 Calaveras Community Foundation recently awarded 19 grants for 2022 totaling over $110,000. Loyal donors and donor-advised funds all help to make this funding feasible. Some Calaveras County citizens struggle with food and health issues. The following seven groups/organizations were awarded grants that deal with those needs: Common Grounds, Good Samaritan Community [...]

2022-10-30T19:37:09+00:00September 26, 2022|

Calaveras Community Foundation Welcomes Three New Board Members

The Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) has welcomed three new board members, making the total board member count 13, the largest number of board members since 2017. The last board member to join, Sarah Lunsford, has been serving since 2019. CCF depends on volunteer board members to continue its scholarship, projects and competitive grants programs. Its scholarships help local students achieve [...]

2022-08-04T00:16:46+00:00August 3, 2022|

Foundation provides funding for frog jump exhibit

Recently, the Angels Camp Museum and Calaveras Visitor Center debuted an exhibit highlighting the Calaveras County Frog Jump. The project was funded by a $25,000 grant from the Calaveras Community Foundation. Substantial community and volunteer involvement made the project a reality. Many items were donated by local families, telling the history and excitement of the Frog Jump over many decades. [...]

2022-10-30T19:31:19+00:00July 5, 2022|

2022 Career and Technical Training Scholarships Awarded

In 2010, Calaveras residents Paul and Darlene DeBaldo wanted to help Calaveras students seeking a technical or vocational education. They created the Career and Technical Training Scholarship with the Foundation. To date, over $122,000 in scholarships have been awarded. The 2022 winners are: Calaveras High School: Carlos Meza: Industrial Technician Gregory Forest: Law Enforcement Jacob Hughes: Diesel Mechanic Joshua Hughes: [...]

2022-08-04T00:16:51+00:00July 5, 2022|
Go to Top