“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

Murphys School of Music Holds “Music Fest” (July 22, 2018)

“Murphys Music Fest” was held at Murphy’s Community Park on Sunday, July 22, 2018 and hosted by Murphys School of Music. Several bands played throughout the afternoon and entertained the large, enthusiastic crowd. This was a first annual music festival and … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Career & Technical Training (C&TT) Scholarships for 2018 Totaling $15,000

July 23, 2018 Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) awarded Career and Technical Training (C&TT) scholarships to a total of ten high school students during recent award night events. Seven Calaveras High School students, one Bret Harte High student and two Mountain … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Provides Funds for Three Senses Trail (July 2018)

California State Parks recently announced that work to rehabilitate the Three Senses Trail, often called the Braille Trail, at Calaveras Big Trees State Park is now underway. This project is a partnership between California State Parks, the Arnold Lions Club and … Continue reading

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

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 2018 Scholarship Committee selected Corina Mata as the recipient. The Childs/Hurst scholarship is a … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Awards Grants for 2018

The Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) has awarded fourteen (14) competitive grants for 2018. The combined total of these grants equals over $89,000. 2018’s three initiatives were: Senior Initiative, Youth Initiative and Community Enrichment Initiative. Several groups serving Calaveras County’s aging senior … Continue reading