donations

Placer High puts supplies in place for emergencies

Placer High School has purchased 70 lockdown kits, or emergency containers, one for each classroom and gym, plus a few extras, according to Assistant Principal Steve Caminiti. The ...

Reader input: Lions, railroad make donations

Kudos to the Auburn Host Lions for its recent donation of $2,500 to the Center for Visually Impaired Adults.  It will be used to cover activities and operating expenses for 20 ...

Reader input: Do research before giving

We just received a visit by a gentleman canvassing our neighborhood for donations to the “United States Mission,” a non-profit that runs homes for homeless single men i ...

Reader input: Do homework before giving

I receive over 500 requests for donations per year and have enough return address labels to last me if I live to be 150. In the mail today I received a donation request from a &ldq ...

Reader Input: Kind donations are appreciated

On behalf of the Auburn Hook and Ladder Company No. 1, I would like to pass along our sincerest thank you to Derek and Carrie Borba of Auburn True Value Hardware and Just Ask Renta ...

Reader input: Don’t intimidate when seeking donations

On the front page on Dec. 18 Auburn Journal, I read, “Enforcers to spar in Battle of the Badges.”   I want to thank the Auburn Journal for printing that warning, ...

Typhoon Haiyan relief: Red Cross, supermarkets, TV stations reaching out

Auburn’s Save Mart store is joining the effort to aid victims in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan’s path of destruction through the central Philippines on Friday. And it&rsq ...

Reader Input: Donations go to food drive

We wish to thank H&R Block of Colfax for donating 110 pounds of non-perishable food items collected during the current tax season. This is an annual food drive and we are very ...

Inksters step up to help kids

  For Joey Sprawka, owner of Utopia Tattoo on Lincoln Way in Auburn, it was more than just a way to give back.    “I’m doing my part to creat ...

Business brief: Sutter Auburn Faith Hospice thrift store seeks donations

The Sutter Auburn Faith Hospice thrift store moved to a new location over the holidays and is now located at 1350 Grass Valley Highway in Auburn. The store welcomes gently used hou ...

Auburn family sees both sides of the Christmas basket

The Stewart family has long been involved with the Auburn Area Christmas Basket Program, but two years – unbeknownst to them – they would wind up on the receiving end. ...

Donations enough to give Baby John Doe a marker in Auburn cemetery

  AUBURN CA - While the identity of Baby John Doe is still unknown – half a year after his body was found at the side of a Newcastle road – he will have a marker ...

Auburn Community takes action and participates in food drive

September is National Hunger Action Month and the Auburn community is stepping up. Most recently local churches banded together during a successful Sunday food drive and another no ...

Auburn Indian Community gives $47,500 to local groups

The United Auburn Indian Community (UAIC) announced Tuesday that it’s given more than $47,500 to community-based organizations in Placer County. The recipients of the funds i ...

Sierra College students aim to raise supplies, clothing for E.V. Cain

Sierra College?s STOP Club ? Students Taking on Poverty ? is bringing their mission to Auburn. The group of students is hosting a clothing and supply drive to benefit students of ...