Placerville Save Mart, located on 1270 Broadway, presented Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Dorado County their new C.A.R.E.S. Foundation grant!
Save Mart is proud to partner with such a grant organization. Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Dorado County helps children realize their potential and build their futures by nurturing and strengthen children and their communities. Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Dorado County aims to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better. Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Dorado County is a first time recipient of a C.A.R.E.S. Foundation grant and funds will go towards supporting the Community Based Mentoring Program.
CARES stands for Community, Arts, Recreation, Education and Sports and focuses on improving lives under these categories. The Save Mart Companies C.A.R.E.S. Foundation donated more than $300,000 last year to nearly three dozen organizations in California and Northern Nevada. For more information, please visit www.SaveMart.com, under the Community tab.