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Making News

May 12, 2017
Foundation Awards Grants to Support Vital Local Projects

$102,000 will help 12 nonprofits meet urgent community needs

May 11, 2017
Foundation Announces Official Big Day of Giving Tally

$7.2 million raised for local nonprofits tops last year’s total

April 20, 2017
Local Heroes Recognized Through Mee Awards

Local firefighter Sharon McIntyre and police officer Michael Smith have received awards for acts of heroism in the Sacramento community through the Sally and Hubert Mee Fund at the Sacramento Region Community Foundation.

March 28, 2017
600 Local Nonprofits Announced for May 4 Big Day of Giving

The annual giving day comes at a crucial moment, says Foundation CEO

March 13, 2017
Foundation Grants $20,000 in Response to Orvoille Emergency

We distributed $20,000 to three nonprofit organizations that provided immediate relief to those impacted by the recent Oroville spillway emergency, which precipitated one of the largest evacuations in California in several decades. 

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In The News

May 17, 2017
YCCC receives grant to repair Farmhouse roof

The Davis Enterprise reports on the Foundation grant that the Yolo Community Care Continuum will use to replace a portion of the decaying roof at the agency’s Farmhouse in rural Davis. 

May 15, 2017
YCCC gets money for 'Farmhouse' repairs

The Woodland Daily Democrat shares the news that Yolo Community Care Continuum has been awarded a grant for $6,240 by the Immediate Need Grants program of the Foundation.

May 12, 2017
Final tally: How much last week's fundraising push raised for nonprofits

The Sacramento Business Journal reports on the official tally for the 2017 Big Day of Giving, $7.2 million!

May 11, 2017
$7.2 Million Raised in Official Big Day of Giving Tally

Rocklin & Roseville Today shares the good news: Big Day of Giving 2017 raised $7.2 million for local nonprofits.

May 5, 2017
It's The Big Day Of Giving! Help Sacramento Continue To Do Some Good.

KNCI urged its listeners to get in on the Big Day of Giving 2017 fun.

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