Strengthening our Community

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

  • We support activities that engage people and projects that achieve positive community change in Amador County.
    • Network building in the nonprofit sector
    • Community engagement in local problem solving
    • Incubation of community organizations

HEALTHY PLACES AND SPACES

  • We support strategies to enhance community environments so that all residents have safe, welcoming accessible places to live, work and play.
    • Community revitalization to make public spaces family-friendly and inviting for healthy living (renovation of neighborhood parks, development of playgrounds or recreational facilities, bike/walking trails)
    • Access to fresh, affordable and nutritious food choices (nutrition education, community gardens, farmers markets)
    • Strategies to increase the availability of public gathering spaces (joint use agreements, general liability insurance solutions for community groups)
    • Emergency preparedness, response and recovery efforts (volunteer recruitment, disaster response equipment, prevention education)