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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
Nine local nonprofits that provide valuable services for the county’s most vulnerable and at-risk youth received grants from the Giving Circle at Placer Community Foundation (PCF). The grants were formally given on the evening of Sept. 5 at a Youth Development Grant...read more
For more than nine years we’ve all been witness to growth in the stock market. This presents a unique opportunity to turn that growth into greater giving through Placer Community Foundation and increase your tax deductibility. Instead of giving cash, which is...read more
Members of Placer Community Foundation (PCF), their donors, board of directors, and committee members, came together at General Gomez Arts and Events Center to celebrate 70 years of community giving. Guests enjoyed hors d'oeuvres, wine, and good company while...read more
Mendocino Complex Fires Cal Fire reports as of 7:30 a.m. on Aug. 1, 2018, the River Fire is 38% contained with 31,898 acres burned and the Ranch Fire is 15% contained with 59,014 acres burned. The Community Foundation of Mendocino County is accepting donating to help...read more
Placer Community Foundation invites Placer County nonprofits to attend our next Nonprofit Initiative training: Internal Controls: Learn How to Prevent Fraud Wednesday, July 18, 10:30 am-12:30 pm Brandman University , 400 Sunrise Ave Suite 200, Roseville, CA 95661...read more
Placer Community Foundation has been making headway in affordable housing, urging others to come together to create permanent housing solutions for Placer County. The Foundation was recently able to spread further awareness in the news: "The housing crisis is a high...read more
Over 100 students received exciting news that they are Placer Community Foundation (PCF) college scholarship awardees, many of whom were surprised at their high school graduation ceremonies, as recent as May 21, 2018. “It brings us tremendous joy to know our donors...read more
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