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Placer Community Foundation invites you to attend our next nonprofit training: Best Practices in Hiring and Firing: Register here Trainer Kim Silvers, Silvers HR Wednesday, June 28, 9-11 am Location: CliftonLarsonAllen, 925 Highland Pointe Drive #450, Roseville, CA...read more
Placer Community Foundation is now accepting applications for its Youth Development Grant Program. Local nonprofit organizations addressing the needs of underserved youth and young adults ages 14-21 in Placer County may apply by 12 noon on July 7, 2017. The Youth...read more
250 nonprofit employees, board members and volunteers representing 55 Placer nonprofits attended Placer Community Foundation’s 7th annual Nonprofit Leadership Summit on March 8th. The Foundation’s Leadership Summit, a key part of their Nonprofit Initiative, helps...read more
Sierra College student, Nathan Barton, an Auburn resident, says that receiving the John G. and Lillian M. Walsh Family Scholarship from Placer Community Foundation (PCF) was incredibly encouraging and is enabling him explore his career interests in manufacturing...read more
Placer Community Foundation’s Annual Nonprofit Leadership Summit will take place on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Board members and executives from local nonprofit organizations will learn to fortify and amplify their board’s effectiveness in leadership and fund...read more
Placer Community Foundation invites local high school seniors and current college students to apply for scholarship awards for the 2017-2018 year. The Community Foundation is utilizing an online system, Smarter Select, for most of the applications. Eligibility...read more
Placer Community Foundation recently made $250,000 in grants for mental health prevention and early intervention in Placer County. Grants of $50,000 each were awarded to five local nonprofits that provide services to youth and families. This funding will allow the...read more
The Right People on the Bus: Revitalizing Downtown Districts Veronica Blake, CEO of Placer Community Foundation Downtown districts in Placer County are unique and wonderful places that should be celebrated. They stimulate tourism, create employment, increase property...read more
Dowell Myers, Ph.D. is a demographer and urban planner with the Sol Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California. His research links demographic data (census, surveys, and projections) with future trends in housing, workforce, education,...read more
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