Sutter Creek Community Benefit Foundation – General Information

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The Sutter Creek Community Benefit Foundation is dedicated to the restoration, preservation and development of the community’s historic assets both now and for future generations.


Sutter Creek Community Benefit Foundation was founded in 2012 by a group of Sutter Creek residents with deep roots in the community. We are dedicated to the restoration, preservation and development of Sutter Creek’s historic assets both now and for future generations.

As a not for profit organization under the umbrella of the Amador Community Foundation, we can offer all the tax benefits of a 501 ( c ) 3 Community Benefit Foundation.


  • To increase public awareness of our diverse history and our cultural heritage.
  • Encourage private giving for public good.
  • Build and maintain permanent endowments to respond to community needs.sutter creek foundation thank you
  • Address those needs through grant making.
  • Provide an opportunity for private donors to make a lasting contribution to our community.


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Press Democrat features Sutter Creek and Sutter Creek Community Benefit Foundation Projects

Charming Sutter Creek makes great weekend getaway.

Gold Rush history buffs and their companions can have a great weekend in Sutter Creek, containing many boutiques, eateries, wine-tasting rooms and old-fashioned charm in a walkable Sierra Foothills town just 45 miles southeast of Sacramento.

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Sutter Creek, California

A charming balance of old and new, today’s Sutter Creek maintains its Gold Rush facade while catering to the wants and needs of visitors from around the world. Shop, dine, slumber, stroll, wine taste, and enjoy the atmosphere of Sutter Creek in California’s Amador County.

Sutter Creek is ideally situated in the heart of the Sierra Foothill Wine Country and is Amador County’s most walkable town with Bed and Breakfast Inns, restaurants, wine tasting rooms and shops on beautiful Main Street. Sutter Creek is the perfect hub to explore the Sierra Foothill Wine regions including Amador’s own Shenandoah Valley, El Dorado County’s Fairplay region and Calaveras County’s wine region.