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Jackson Rancheria Announces Beneficiaries of $25K Community Grant Fund

Oct 20, 2023 01:54PM ● By Elmets Communications

Several organizations will each receive $1,800, totaling just over $25,000 thanks to the generosity of Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort. Photo courtesy of Elmets Communications

JACKSON, CA (MPG) - Jackson Rancheria is excited to announce the fourteen organizations chosen to be beneficiaries of the Community Grant Fund. The organizations will each receive $1,800, totaling just over $25,000.

2023 Community Grant Fund Beneficiaries

Mother Lode Land Trust
Sutter Creek Elementary
Wood Angels
St. Vincent de Paul
Lockwood Fire Protection District Auxiliary
Operation Care
Upcountry Academy
Donny Tillery Memorial Bike Park
Amador County Arts Council
Amador Pregnancy Center
Amador Central Railroad Corp.
Lockwood Neighborhood Radio Watch
Amador High School Drama
Amador Community College

These organizations are all non-profit entities working diligently to create a positive difference on our community in the areas of health, human services, education, and environment. Checks were presented to the organizations on Wednesday, September 27 and Thursday, September 28 at Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort.

“Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort is very pleased to support these wonderful organizations and all that they do,” said Crystal Jack, CEO of Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort. “The Community Grant is a remarkable initiative and is a testament to the generosity and community spirit of our employees.”

The Jackson Rancheria Community Fund is a fund of Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort, established in 2006 and operates under a modified set of guidelines at Amador Community Foundation. The purpose of the Community Fund is to award grants that make a difference in the lives and future of people in the areas where Jackson Rancheria employees live. Using the Employee Contribution Pledge Form, Jackson Rancheria employees may contribute a specified amount to the Community Fund each paycheck.

To learn more about the Community Grant, visit

To learn more about Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort, visit

Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort is located at 12222 New York Ranch Road, Jackson, CA 95642, in beautiful Amador County. Resort amenities include the Casino with table games, slots, and a High-Limit Room, Hotel, RV Park, Resort Shuttle, and a variety of award-winning dining options. The surrounding region is home to the famous Motherlode gold country and features adventures for all, including world-class hiking, camping, fishing, boating, wineries, and rich history. For more information, call 800-822-9466 or visit