Calaveras Community Foundation Competitive Grants Deadline 06/01/2021

Competitive Grants (2021 Grants – See NOTE below) The ability to apply for competitive grants is announced to the local media and through this website. A simple application form is submitted by a specified deadline. The Foundation’s Competitive Grants and … Continue reading

Celebrating 20 Years of Serving the Community

Twenty years ago, it all started with a wish, a wish to help charitable foundations and non-profits that serve Calaveras residents in their own individual missions. This wish was a dream the heart makes, as the old song says, and … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Increases Grant Maximum for 2020 (December 3, 2019)

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF), the Foundation Board has announced an expanded competitive grant process for 2020. “In the Foundation’s first 20 years, we have been able to award over $2,400,000 in grants and … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Adds Sarah Lunsford to Board of Directors (September 2019)

Sarah Lunsford recently was welcomed to the CCF Board of Directors. Sarah has been a fulltime member of the Calaveras Community for over twenty years. Coming to the area for a great many years prior to that, this almost makes her a … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Career & Technical Training (C&TT) Scholarships for 2019 Totaling $18,000

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Career & Technical Training (C&TT) Scholarships for 2019 Totaling $18,000 Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) awarded Career and Technical Training (C&TT) scholarships to a total of twelve high school students during recent award night events. Three … Continue reading

Beth Childs/Genna Hurst Scholarship Awarded by Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) (6/10/19)

The Beth E. Childs/Genna Hurst Renewable Scholarship administered by the Calaveras Community Foundation was presented during awards night at Calaveras High School in late May. The 2019 Scholarship Committee selected two recipients to receive this award, Sylvia Hood and Mason … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Receives Donation from Save Mart C.A.R.E.S. Foundation

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) has received a generous $5000 donation from Save Mart Companies C.A.R.E.S. Foundation. This donation benefits the Career and Technical Training (C&TT) Scholarship Fund. This marks the ninth year in a row that the C.A.R.E.S. Foundation has … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Grants for 2019 Totaling over $110,000

The Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) has awarded twenty (20) competitive grants for 2019. The combined total of these grants equals over $110,000. The three initiatives for 2019 were: Seniors Initiative, Youth Initiative and Community Enrichment Initiative. Eleven groups serving Calaveras … Continue reading

JACKSON RANCHERIA DONATES TO CALAVERAS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

The Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians recently donated $10,000 to the Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF). Rich Hoffman, CEO, at Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort, has been a loyal supporter and business partner for many years. The Rancheria is dedicated to … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Recognized with Plaque from Hospice Amador & Calaveras (January 8, 2019)

Tammy Bellstein, Community Outreach Griefbuster Coordinator for Hospice and Calaveras presented President Linda Kangeter with a plaque acknowledging CCF’s sponsorship donation for the 19th Annual Art on the Lawn 2018 fundraiser.