Eva Clymer Memorial Fund

Eva Clymer Memorial Fund Pushes to build a Sensory playground at Argonaut High School.

Heartfelt mission to build a safe play space for children with special needs is at the heart of the Eva Clymer Memorial Fund. Fiscally managed by the Amador Community Foundation, the Clymer Family established the fund in honor of their daughter Eva Clymer who enjoyed running and playing on swings.   View Full Post


Amador’s nonprofits need our help now more than ever!

Whether addressing the needs of those affected by the Caldor Fire or Covid-19, the nonprofits that provide services to our most vulnerable will face economic hardships and food shortages in the months ahead. Please consider giving to the Amador Community Foundation Disaster Relief Fund so we may provide flexible resources to these organizations as they support our friends and neighbors. Large or small, your gift is a generous act of togetherness and solidarity with your community. View full article for more Information.

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Motherlode Cruisers Give Back! 

Motherlode Cruisers Give Back! 

The Motherlode Cruisers again packed Historic Main St. in Jackson for their annual vintage car show on May 18, 2019. This year’s show proceeds were presented to Hospice of Amador & Calaveras, and Tri-County Wildlife.

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Community Disaster Relief Fund

Community Disaster Relief Fund

Amador’s nonprofits need our help now more than ever! Your support helps to provide services to our most vulnerable friends and neighbors during any emergency, including hardships faced during Covid-19.

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But we make a LIFE by what we GIVE.”

–Winston Churchill


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