Prior Grant Awards

As our name implies, we know our community from top to bottom. We know which charitable institutions do the best work, and which have the potential—with a little extra nourishment—to grow into major forces for change. We use our knowledge to put our resources to the best the entire community.

 

2016 Grants

DONOR ADVISED GRANTS

Amount

Animal Welfare $1,050.00
Arts & Culture $17,655.00
Community Development $11,040.00
Education-Arts/music/drama/physical education $5,000.00
Health and Human Services $32,500.00
Total donor advised

$67,245.00

 

ACF GRANTS

Giving Tuesday $55,907.00
Tri County Wildlife Care $550.00
Amador County Arts Council $550.00
Kennedy Mine Foundation $5,000.00
Christmas to Remember $500.00
Volcano Theatre Company $2,000.00
Amador County Fair Foundation $2,100.00
Ebbetts Pass Forest Watch Community Action Project $1,050.00
Jackson Fire Department $8,000.00
Rotary Club of Jackson Outdoor Refrigeration Project $1,600.00
Sutter Creek Volunteer Fire Department History Project $6,500.00
Education-Arts/music/drama/physical education $143,900.00
Veterans Services $8,962.00
Amador Stars $1,600.00
Common Ground Senior Services $2,716.00
Amador Lifeline $6,610.00
Interfaith Food Bank $3,935.00
First 5 Amador $600.00
Friends of Amador County Library $1,200.00
Hospice of Amador & Calaveras $600.00
Jackson Police League Christmas for Kids $1,000.00
Mountain Ranch Community Club Fire Relief $1,050.00
Kit Carson Mountain Men $300.00
National Alliance on Mental Illness Amador (NAMI) $600.00
Operation Care $5,500.00
Association of Realtors HOPE fund $3,000.00
Pine Grove Firefighters Association $600.00
Rotary Club of Plymouth Foothills Community Garden $2,000.00
Society of St Vincent de Paul $300.00
Sutter Amador Hospital Foundation $600.00
Calaveras Recovers $166,191.00
Wood Angels $8,200.00
Tri County cops & Kids $200.00
Scholarships $60,500.00
Total ACF Grants

 

2016 TOTAL GRANTS

$503,921.00

 

$571,166

2015 Grants

DONOR ADVISED GRANTS

Amount

Agriculture $17,200.00
Amador Community Foundation $5,000.00
Amador Lifeline $4,730.00
Animal Welfare $11,800.00
Arts & Culture $5,500.00
Community Development $700.00
Education-Arts/music/drama/physical education $32,900.00
Health and Human Services $7,100.00
Amador County Fair Foundation $21,000.00
American Legion $5,000.00
Boy Scouts of America Golden Empire Council $7,000.00
Christ the King Retreat Center $25,000.00
Fire Fighters Association $500.00
Foothill Indian Education Alliance $15,000.00
Jere Melo Foundation $5,000.00
Roman Catholic Diocese of Sacramento $56,000.00
St. Katharine Drexel Youth Group $10,000.00
St. Vincent De Paul $5,000.00
Veterans Services $5,150.00
Volcano Theatre Renovation Project $3,500.00
Total donor advised $216,150.00

ACF GRANTS

ACRA Youth Garden Project $15,600.00
Amador Community Foundation Unrestricted $27,282.00
Amador Community College Foundation $5,281.00
Amador County Historical Society $12,500.00
Amador County Sheriff’s Department Project lifesaver $4,100.00
Butte Fire Disaster Relief $171,180.00
Butte Fire Animal Rescue $43,579.00
Community Development $2,025.00
Education-Arts/music/drama/physical education $129,271.00
First 5 Amador $1,000.00
Giving Tuesday $33,126.00
Health & Human Services $4,648.00
Housing $12,320.00
Jackson Fire Department $9,692.00
Main Street Theatre Works $1,000.00
Veterans Services $12,400.00
Volcano Community Services Armory Hall Renovation $4,642.00
Volcano Theatre Amphitheatre Renovation Project $7,790.00
Scholarships $25,314.00
Total ACF Grants $522,750.00

2015 TOTAL GRANTS

$738,900.00


2014 Grants Awarded

DONOR ADVISED GRANTS

Amount

Animal Welfare $7,500.00
Arts & Culture $5,000.00
Community Development $29,300.00
Education-Arts/music/drama/physical education $155,477.00
Health and Human Services $31,250.00
Fire Protection $5,000.00
Agriculture $10,000.00
Veterans Services $2,500.00
Sutter Amador Hospital Foundation-3 D Mammogrophy Matching Grant Campaign $40,000.00
Amador Lifeline $19,020.00
Amador County Fair Foundation $10,000.00
Total donor advised $315,047.00

COMMUNITY IMPACT GRANTS

Amador Arts $1,000.00
Amador Performing Arts $11,000.00
Interfaith Food Bank $10,000.00
The Hub-ACRA $6,300.00
Total Community Impact $28,300.00

OPPORTUNITY GRANTS

The ARC of Amador & Calaveras $900.00
Amador AUTISM $250.00
Amador Community Concert Band $500.00
Argonaut Drama $500.00
First 5 Amador $500.00
Jackson Gold Wheels 4H $250.00
Kennedy Mine Foundation $525.00
Main Street Theatre Works $500.00
Upcountry Community Center $500.00
Total Opportunity Grants $4,425.00
 SCHOLARSHIPS

 

2014 TOTAL GRANTS

$16,000.00

 

$363,772.00