Make a Difference in Amador County

Your donations help the non-profits in Amador County who do so much for our community. You can choose what organization receives your donation. (Contributions made throughout the year, but not on #GivingTuesday, will go to Participating Organization but will not qualify for matching funds.)

Giving Tuesday – Our Pantry is Full!

Giving Tuesday – Our Pantry is Full!

Our pantry is full, Our critters are warm, Your gifts made it happen, All’s bright in our world! On this special day of giving, thanks to your generosity and commitment to help our wild critters, you made sure TCWC’s $12,000 cost for mice is covered. Plus enough to...

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I am in shock, but my tail is wagging wildly…

I am in shock, but my tail is wagging wildly…

Kathleen and sponsors should be proud of these numbers that are game changing for many of us.  What I liked best is the networking amongst charities for the greater good of our clients.  This year we were able to take a hospice patients cats and we took a diabetic cat...

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Countdown to 11/27/2018 #GivingTuesday










Each year at Thanksgiving time and the week following, we have a day for giving thanks, two days for getting deals, and a nationally recognized day for giving back – #GivingTuesday. We invite you to “give where you live” for the benefit of our local nonprofits that do such important work in Amador County!

#GIVINGTUESDAY is November 27, 2018


Amador Community Foundation gives this nationally recognized annual giving campaign a special local twist. By making ONLINE donations at on #GivingTuesday, your dollars will go further, thanks to extra incentives from our Matching Grant Sponsors.  Click here for 2017 Matching Grant Partners.

In 2017, we raised $128,501 for local nonprofits and with matching funds of $35,020, our charities received a total of $163,521. Click here for 2017 Results.

Mark your calendar for #GivingTuesday, November 27, 2018 and make your dollars go further. You may also contribute throughout the year, but your contributions will not qualify for matching funds.

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Click HERE for 2016 Results

Click HERE for 2015 Results

Click HERE for Program Details


At our secure online web portal you can designate your donation to one, or several Amador County nonprofits. With matching funds on #GivingTuesday, donors can be assured that their investment will go further.  If you do not see your favorite nonprofit here, contact them to get involved in #GivingTuesday. Amador County Giving Tuesday is headed by Amador Community Foundation.


Thank you for participation.

Together, we CAN make a difference in Amador County!

Amador County Giving Tuesday - Make a Difference

GiveAmador is sponsored by: Amador Community Foundation 571 S. Hwy 49 | P.O. Box 1154 | Jackson, CA 95642 209.223.2148 | |