If you are a local nonprofit in search of funding for a special project or other needs, The Common Good Community Foundation will be accepting grant applications during November.
To be eligible for funding, an organization must have an IRS nonprofit designation, a Federal Tax ID Number and be located in Plumas County. The grant application and instructions are available at commongoodplumas.org.
The foundation awards grants up to $1,500, but amounts may vary depending on the number of grant requests received and funding availability. First-time applicants will be given priority and grant awards will be made in December.
To date, the Common Good Community Foundation has invested over $150,000 in communities throughout Plumas County. In March, the foundation donated more than $12,000 to assist local communities with emergency COVID-19 needs.
If you would like to participate in supporting local Plumas County organizations, donations can be made by visiting commongoodplumas.org. Donations may also be sent to the Common Good Foundation, 364 Johnsville Rd., Graeagle-Blairsden, CA 96103.
The foundation is a 501©(3) charitable organization and as such, all donations are tax deductible.