Thank you for shopping LOCAL!

Thank you for shopping LOCAL!

The Amador Buck$ program has ended. Thank you for your support of Amador County’s local businesses! Total amount for this program was $17,200. We received $10,000 from a grant, $5000 from the Board of Supervisors ($1000 each) and $2200 from Community donors for this...
Sutter Creek Small Business Relief Program

Sutter Creek Small Business Relief Program

The Sutter Creek Small Business Relief Program has been set up to provide financial assistance to suffering businesses that have been materially affected by mandatory stay-at-home orders issued during the COVID-19 pandemic. Go to https://cityofsuttercreek.org/sutter-creek-small-business-relief-program/

#GivingTuesday 2019 Results are in!

#GivingTuesday 2019 Results are in!

Look what Amador County has done to support the amazing charities in Amador! #GivingTuesday 2019 raised $214,769 for local charities. Amador Community Foundation and incentive partners matched $40,000, for a total day of giving of $254,769. We truly have a generous...
Giving Circles

Giving Circles

A giving circle is a form of participatory philanthropy where groups of individuals donate their own money or time to a pooled fund, decide together where to give these away to charity or community projects and, in doing so, seek to increase their awareness of and engagement in the issues covered by the charity or community project. Sutter Creek Smiles was our first Giving Circle…

Make a Difference in Amador County

Make a Difference in Amador County

Your donations on #GivingTuesday, December 3, 2019 help the non-profits in Amador County who do so much for our community. Matching funds make your donations go further. All the details are at GiveAmador.org. So mark your calendar for #GivingTuesday, December 3, 2019,...
Captain Encouragement Visits Amador County Schools

Captain Encouragement Visits Amador County Schools

Nicholas Domingo, C.E.O. for Call to Inspire (AKA Captain Encouragement) conducts interactive school assemblies for K-3 students that covers social-emotional intelligence and anti-bullying strategies, with quarterly revisits to the school throughout the course of a year to help drive the message home.

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.

2018 Results are In!

2018 Results are In!

Look what Amador County has done to support the amazing charities in Amador! #GivingTuesday 2018 raised $26,780 for local charities. Amador Community Foundation matched $40,000, for a total day of giving of $246,780. We truly have a generous and giving community!...
Amador Promise

Amador Promise

Do your part, we’ll do ours. The Amador County Unified School District and Amador Community Foundation are working together to launch a bold idea—if graduating Amador County students demonstrate their commitment to their future, we’ll make sure they get to the next step…

Giles Turner Alumni Fund

Giles Turner Alumni Fund

The new Giles Turner Alumni Fund has been established to supplement the Drama programs at Amador High School. Funds will be distributed as follows: 1. Annual scholarship to a graduating Amador High School senior who has studied for at least three years in Giles...