grants

Community foundation grants benefit area nonprofits

This month the Placer Community Foundation awarded $260,000 to nonprofits in support of community wellness, $23,890 in grants to support youth development and launched a donation d ...

Tighter security possibility in Auburn

Local business owners have varying views on beefing up security in the city of Auburn. According to Capt. John Ruffcorn of the Auburn Police Department, new security measures are a ...

Foundation spreads funds through foothills

The Placer Community Foundation is the philanthropic bank that gives help for a lifetime. At least that's how Veronica Blake, the foundation's executive director, sees it. The ...