The amount raised was split evenly between five local charities. Each charity received $7,734.
This year’s recipients were:
Interfaith Food Bank
Calaveras Food Bank
The Dennis Dalton Foundation
California Tribal TANF Partnership Amador County
Amador County Meals on Wheels
The checks were presented by Crystal Jack, CEO; Mike Turngren, General Manager; and Tribal Council members: Adam Dalton, Tribal Chairperson; Nick Wilson, Secretary/Treasurer; and Robert F. Dalton, General Council Representative.
“The amount of money raised is a testament to the generosity of our loyal guests who shared their winnings,” said Crystal Jack, CEO Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians. “All of the beneficiaries are non-profit organizations that help those in need in our community.”