Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Adds New Board Member

Liz Gimble has recently joined the Calaveras Community Foundation as its newest Board Member. She has a diverse background in project coordinating, grant writing, and sales, along with her BA degree from CSU, Sacramento. “I am really excited about joining … Continue reading

CCF Competitive Grants Deadline 02/15/16

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) announced in early January the competitive grant cycle for 2016. Timing is of the essence at this point with completed grant applications due on Monday, February 15th. Complete details, application guidelines and fillable forms are all … Continue reading

Annual Competitive Grants Period for 2016 Announced by Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF)

Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) will, again, focus on initiatives for 2016’s grant giving. The three initiatives are: Aging in Place for Seniors, Support for Learning of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and Cultural which focuses on projects that enhance … Continue reading

Butte Fire Disaster Relief Fund Summary

As of April 12, 2016  (See updated figures & notes below in red) In early September 2015, the Butte Fire started in Amador County and quickly spread to Calaveras County.  The devastation to families, homes, animals and the landscape is almost beyond … Continue reading

Disaster Relief Fund Spurs Widespread Cooperation

A $100,000 donation from the Amador Community Foundation (ACF) to the Calaveras Community Foundation’s (CCF’s) Disaster Relief Fund is a prime example of how the response to the devastation of the Butte Fire has fostered increased cooperation between the diverse … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Begins Distribution of Disaster Relief Funds

A Disaster Relief Fund, established by the Calaveras Community Foundation as a result of the horrific Butte Fire, is drawing donations from individuals and group in all parts of this country and beyond. “We have been heartened by the response … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Adds New Board Member

Long-time Calaveras resident, Merita Callaway, was recently welcomed to the Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) Board of Directors. Merita has lived in Calaveras County for over 28 years and is, probably, best known as the 2nd longest serving member of the Board … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation to Help in Disaster Relief

The Calaveras Community Foundation has created the Disaster Relief Fund to provide disaster assistance in Calaveras County. The Foundation will be focusing on post-event recovery and is currently assessing now best to use its financial resources. Donations may be sent to the … Continue reading

Calaveras Community Foundation Receives Donation from PG&E

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) 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 Scholarship Fund, founded in 2010, helps to support … 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). Special thanks go to Rich Hoffman, CEO at Jackson Rancheria and Hotel. A loyal supporter and business partner for several years, the Rancheria maintains … Continue reading