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Placer Community Foundation invites local high school seniors and current college students to apply for scholarship awards for the 2019-2020 year. The Community Foundation is utilizing an online system, Smarter Select, for most of the applications. Eligibility...read more
Placer Community Foundation invites Placer County nonprofits to attend our next Nonprofit Initiative training: Board Essentials: Getting to Great Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 5-8:30 pm Maidu Community Center Main Hall, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661 Presenters:...read more
As news of the Camp Fire tragedy unfolded, Placer Community Foundation (PCF) rallied financial support for the thousands impacted. PCF’s Board of Directors and donors quickly responded. Individual gifts from board members were matched by a grant from the Community...read more
(Stock fire photo by Joanne Francis/Unsplash) The board and staff at Placer Community Foundation are saddened and concerned by the Camp Fire in Butte County. It’s too close to home for all of us, and we are keeping in our thoughts evacuees and first responders working...read more
Placer Community Foundation (PCF) earned the High Five Luminary Award in recognition of its collaborate advocacy work to achieve more affordable housing in Placer County and for founding Placer Housing Matters, an on-going initiative to educate the public and shine a...read more
Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California has received a gift for $198,000 to benefit its pediatric hand program. The gift to the hospital was made at the direction of anonymous donors, who have a personalized charitable fund at Placer Community Foundation...read more
The results from our 2018 Donor Survey are in and it's unanimous! Our fundholders and legacy donors value the services, the responsiveness, and the impact of giving through Placer Community Foundation (PCF). This past July and August, PCF conducted an extensive survey...read more
Placer Community Foundation (PCF) and its donors have supported a number of worthwhile organizations in the community over the years, including several animal and wildlife nonprofits, but because of donor Mary Paolini Fischer and her passion for horses, PCF gifted its...read more
A generous gift of $10,000 from U.S. Bank was given to Placer Community Foundation (PCF) in support of their local affordable housing advocacy efforts. PCF is the driving force behind Placer Housing Matters, an on-going initiative to educate the public and shine a...read more
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