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Making News

June 15, 2020
Foundation Awards Relief Grants to 118 Local Nonprofits

Awards focus on organizations impacted by COVID-19

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May 8, 2020
Record-breaking $12 million raised through Big Day of Giving

Incredible display of generosity for local nonprofits demonstrated by donors in the Sacramento region

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April 20, 2020
Sacramento Region Nonprofits Readying for Big Day of Giving on May 7

​Donors can schedule their gifts to the organizations that critically need their support  

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March 19, 2020
Community Leaders Focused on Achieving a Complete Census Count

Leaders encourage Sacramento residents to complete the Census safely online, by phone, or mail

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March 16, 2020
Foundation Activates Emergency Response Fund

Resources will support nonprofit organizations impacted by coronavirus pandemic

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In The News

June 23, 2020
New storytelling initiative elevates the work of diverse Sacramento leaders

As The Sacramento Bee reports, in partnership with Sierra Health Foundation and others, we recently launched a new storytelling initiative celebrating the leadership, power and voices of boys and men of color, #HeretoLeadCA.

June 10, 2020
Organizations push to complete count as 2020 census operations resume

Our partners are stepping up efforts to contact hard-to-find community members in Sacramento following the resumption of census counting that was stalled during the coronavirus pandemic, reports The Sacramento Bee.

May 21, 2020
Grassroots generosity

This year's Big Day of Giving set a record during the pandemic, and residents donated time as well as money, reports Sacramento Ness & Review.

February 23, 2020
Sacramento community groups aim to dispel immigrants' fears of the census

With the Census approaching, community organizations in Sacramento are kickstarting outreach programs such as canvassing and talks to make sure community members are informed and will be counted.

February 2, 2020
$15 Million Awarded by Sacramento Region Community Foundation

Roseville Today shared that the Foundation awarded a record $15,105,000 last year, topping the 2018 figure by nearly $1 million. 

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