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


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.

Calaveras Community Foundation Competitive Grants Deadline 01/25/19

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) announced in early December the competitive grant cycle for 2019. Timing is of the essence with completed grant applications due on Friday, January 25th. Complete details, application guidelines and fillable forms are all available at … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Announces Annual Competitive Grants Period for 2019

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) continues to focus on initiatives for 2019’s grant giving. The three initiatives are: Seniors, Youth, and Community Enrichment. Funding for these grants is from the Foundation’s General Grant Fund. A detailed explanation of these initiatives and … Continue reading

“Three Senses Trail” in Big Trees Recommissioned (October 13, 2018)

Spearheaded by the Arnold Lions, a partnership, including The California State Parks Department and Calaveras Big Trees Association (CBTA) was started in July 2017 to rehabilitate the deteriorating “Three Senses Trail” at Calaveras Big Trees State Park. The trail, originally … Continue reading

Calaveras County Beautification Project (10/2/18)

On September 11, 2018, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held at the Government Center Campus to dedicate the new beautification additions to the plaza near the Board of Supervisors’ Chambers. Among the new additions to the plaza are a set … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Receives Donation from Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), the primary funder of The PG&E Corporation Foundation, recently presented Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) with a generous $5000 donation to benefit The Career and Technical Training (C&TT) Scholarship Fund. The Career and Technical Training … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation presents Liz Darby Airola Scholarships for Nursing Students (September 10, 2018)

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) presented two scholarships recently to two Columbia College students. Funds were from the Liz Darby Airola Fund for Nursing Students. Each scholarship was in the amount of $500. Columbia College student, Max Golay, was the first … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Advanced Manufacturing Scholarship to Bret Harte High School Student

August 13, 2018 Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) has presented an Advanced Manufacturing Scholarship to BHHS student, Nickolas Ratkovich. Nickolas received a $2,000 scholarship to begin his college studies in the Mechatronics/Electrical Technology field. Nicholas resides in San Andreas with proud … Continue reading