Supporting Our Placer County Community

The PCAR Foundation was born to allow us to give back to the community we care about.

Providing
Scholarships
and Charitable
Support

To date for 2021, the PCAR Foundation has distributed 5  $1,000 educational scholarships to Chloe Qualls, Isabelle Hanson, Kallee Hamilton, Nolan Mulay and Sarah Downey.

It is truly heartwarming to see our Association making a difference in these young students lives and helping to prepare them for their future.

Since the Foundations inception in 2011, we have distributed approximately $572,400 to Placer County charities!

The PCAR Foundation, Inc. was created in 2011 for the purpose of providing: 1)charitable support to local Placer County 501c3 charities that provide food, clothing, shelter and/or mental health services; and 2)educational scholarships for Placer County students. The PCAR foundation is a public benefit corporation with a 501 (c)(3). EIN#45-1267196

2021 PCAR Foundation Board of Directors:

Ashley Haney, Foundation President
Cheryl Keller, Treasurer
Bill Evans, Secretary
Dave Uhte
Harry Hull
Zack Finley
Kim Bryant
Gina Morse 
Dean Anderson

Scholarships

The 2021 Scholarship Application Deadline has past. 2022 Applications will be available January 2022.

PCAR Gave Away $7,000 In Educational Scholarships In 2020 and $5,000 in 2021!

PCAR Foundation "Making a Difference"

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Charitable Giving

PCAR FOUNDATION CONTRIBUTES $93,500 TO LOCAL CHARITIES in 2020/2021 AND $572,400 since 2011!

"These funds represent a commitment to our region on behalf of the industry to continue to build strong communities,” said Ashley Haney, 2021 PCAR foundation president. “The PCAR Foundation recognizes the importance of supporting the various charities throughout Placer County that help those most in need, we challenge all of our members to contribute to their favorite organizations and are thankful to be in a position to help make a positive impact for these groups."

The PCAR Foundation actively raises resources throughout the year, hosting community events and fundraisers sponsored by regional REALTORS and industry affiliates.

“The foundation was created in 2011 to provide charitable support to local charities that offer food, clothing, shelter and mental health services to those in need in our community,” mentioned Dean Anderson, PCAR CEO. “In addition to contributing to these local groups, each year the foundation also awards local students with scholarships based on their academic record, commitment to the community and extracurricular activities.”

PCAR has a long history of supporting local charities in the community such as the Auburn and Roseville Salvation Army’s, Salt Mine and Peace for Families etc. The PCAR Foundation, Inc. is a formal 501c3 charitable version of what we have always done with the added benefit of educational scholarships and tax write-off for contributors.

The PCAR Foundation, Inc. was created in 2011 for the purpose of providing: 1)charitable support to local Placer County 501c3 charities that provide food, clothing, shelter and/or mental health services; and 2)educational scholarships for Placer County students. The PCAR foundation is a public benefit corporation with a 501 (c)(3). EIN#45-1267196

PCAR Foundation Grant Application

  • A Touch of Understanding
  • Acres of Hope
  • Auburn Interfaith Food Closet
  • Boys and Girls Club of Placer County
  • California CareForce
  • Destiny Community Services
  • Excel Roseville
  • Feed the Hungry of Auburn
  • Fitness Challenge Foundation
  • Kids First
  • Loomis Christmas Basket
  • Lighthouse Counseling Center
  • Odyssey Learning Center
  • Placer Food Bank
  • Placer Sheriff's Activities League
  • Placer Veterans Stand Down
  • Ride to Walk
  • Salvation Army Auburn & Roseville
  • Seniors First
  • Soroptimist International of Colfax
  • Stand Up Placer
  • St. Vincent De-Paul
  • The Gathering Inn
  • The Meadow Vista Friendly Neighbors Club
  • The Salt Mine