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News & Announcements

Read the latest news and updates regarding charitable giving, nonprofit initiatives, and PCF's community leadership work.

Training: The Value of Human Connection

Placer Community Foundation invites Placer County nonprofits to attend our next Nonprofit Initiative training: The Value of Human Connection Monday, October 26, 12 pm - 1 pm on Zoom Register here Presenter: Jennifer Edwards Robinson both inspires and illuminates as...

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Funding Opportunity: Placer Shares Grant Program

The Placer County Board of Supervisors approved $8 million in CARES Act relief funds to support increased community needs and impacts due to the pandemic. As part of the county’s Placer Shares program, Placer Community Foundation (PCF), Sierra Business Council and...

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MAXIMIZING THE IMPACT OF EVERY DOLLAR

MAXIMIZING THE IMPACT OF EVERY DOLLAR

The COVID-19 Response Fund awarded a $50,000 grant to the Placer Food Bank to assist with improvements to, and scaling of, infrastructure for managing food distribution to 58 partner agencies throughout the region. The grant also supported purchase of food for “free...

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SAFETY NET PARTNERS LEAN IN

SAFETY NET PARTNERS LEAN IN

Central to the effectiveness of Placer Community Foundation’s COVID-19 Response Fund has been the regular communication and collaboration among many key partners. This informs how and when grant funds are mobilized for greatest impact. These talks have been...

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GRANT HELPS HOMEBOUND SENIORS

GRANT HELPS HOMEBOUND SENIORS

Seniors are among the most vulnerable in this crisis, but it’s not just because they have an increased likelihood of underlying conditions. Placer County has a significant population of homebound seniors who rely on regular food delivery and wellness checks. That’s...

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DONORS ON A MISSION

DONORS ON A MISSION

Jim and Judy Ganulin are passionate about giving. For them, charity is an extension of their Jewish faith and the concept of Tikkun Olam (repairing the world). As the COVID-19 crisis began to unfold, the Ganulins were among the first to contribute PCF’s COVID-19...

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