GRANT MAKING PROGRAM & FUNDING PRIORITIES
American River Bank gives through 1) the ARB Community Giving Program and 2) ARB Foundation.
- Event Sponsorship. Supports locally based nonprofit organizations that serve women and children. In general, event sponsorships will not exceed the amount of $500. Thirty days advance notice required.
- In-Kind Donations. We make in-kind donations of merchandise and logo items for non-profit events. Thirty days advance notice required.
- Volunteer Support. . Our volunteer program allows employees to give their time and talents without taking vacation or flex time.
- Facility Usage. We make our facilities available to non-profit organizations looking for meeting space or who would like to display fundraising materials in our lobbies. Subject to availability.
The American River Bank Foundation will award grants to strengthen the capacity of local, community-based 501 (c)(3) non-profit organizations conducting charitable work to benefit the unique issues affecting women and children exclusively within Sacramento, Sonoma, South Placer or Amador Counties.
Qualifying applicants may request grant monies to fund the general operations of an organization’s mission (if the organization’s annual budget is less than $1,000,000) or for a specific program relating to women and children. Past grant recipients are eligible to reapply.
2017 Funding Schedule
All dates subject to change without notice.
September 8, 2017 Grant applications are made available
October 6, 2017 Applications are due to the Foundation Office
December 31, 2017 Organizations are notified of grant award decisions
February 2018 Grant receptions and fund disbursement