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Making News

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. 

February 16, 2017
Foundation Announces Recipient of 7th Don Poole Award

Fifteen “Foundation Bridge Builders” Also Named

January 24, 2017
Christensen, Maisel, Pye, and Syphax Join Foundation's Board

The community leaders’ expertise will support our long-term initiatives.

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In The News

April 14, 2017
Charity begins at home, especially under Trump

The Sacramento Bee's Foon Rhee argues that supporting local nonprofits during Big Day of Giving can help them thrive during economic uncertainty.

April 6, 2017
Youth service awards to be presented

The Yolo Community Foundation will recognize recipients of the Yolo Youth Service Award scholarships, reports The Davis Enterprise.

April 5, 2017
Meg Stallard presented with Woman of the Year honors

Meg Stallard, Board Chair of the Yolo Community Foundation, is presented with Woman of the Year Honors, reports The Daily Democrat.

March 8, 2017
Stallard honored as Yolo County Woman of the Year

Our Board Member Meg Stallard has been honored as Yolo County Woman of the Year for the 3rd Senate District.

March 7, 2017
Meg Stallard honored as Yolo County Woman of the Year

Board Member Meg Stallard has been honored at the Yolo County Woman of the Year by state Sen. Bill Dodd., reports The Woodland Daily Democrat.

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