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Children planting with Yolo Farm to Fork volunteer at Marguerite Montgomery elementary school

In partnership with Yolo Farm to Fork, Nugget Markets works to support local school garden programs throughout Yolo County‚Äč.

Community Spirit

Since 1926, Nugget Markets has been committed to supporting local non-profits and causes in our community through donations, sponsorships, and participation in local and regional events. We also participate in Scrip and eScrip programs in the Sacramento and Marin County areas. To direct our involvement and giving, we focus on supporting non-profits and educational institutions that are located in our immediate communities. The primary causes that we focus on are:

Donations & Sponsorships

To request a donation or sponsorship/participation in an event, please download and complete the form, below. Completed form should be emailed to community@nuggetmarket.com, along with a written description of your organization’s mission, and an explanation of your event on your organization’s letterhead (if applicable). If your organization supports a community within five miles of a specific store, you may instead deliver your request to your local store director.

Please submit all requests at least 4 to 6 weeks prior to your event, and please note that only completed forms will be reviewed. Due to the high volume of requests, we are unable to support:

  • Individuals or teams
  • Political candidates or causes
  • For-profit and third-party organizations—we give directly to non-profits

Scrip Program

We are excited to partner with you in supporting non-profits and educational organizations in our community. We offer two Scrip Programs, based on where you live and shop:

Sacramento Valley Stores

Learn more about our Scrip program:

Sacramento Scrip Program

Marin County Stores

Learn more about our eScrip program:

Marin County eScrip Program


Store Tours

A Nugget Markets store tour in progress

We love connecting with local schools and youth organizations through store tours, which are educational, interactive, and also free of charge! Tours include a visit to every department in our store, where kids get to see and learn behind-the-scenes secrets, like how our bakers make our artisan breads, how our in-house chefs prepare our pizzas, and how our butchers handcraft our sausage.

For more information or to schedule a tour, please contact your local Nugget Markets location.

Upcoming Community Events

  1. Thu May 19 2016
  2. Thu May 19 2016
  3. Sat May 28 2016
  4. Sat Jun 4 2016
  5. Sat Jun 11 2016
  6. Fri Jun 24 2016

Neighborhood news and community involvement

  1. BIG Day of Giving 2016!

    On your marks, get set… give! On May 3, the Sacramento region will come together once again for one BIG Day of Giving. This 24-hour giving challenge is designed to lift up lives, support local nonprofits and let you put your money where your heart is. Join us and many others starting at midnight May 3 for a celebration of philanthropy in our local community!

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    Get Psyched for Cycling!

    Do you love to bike? Now’s your chance to join the greater Sacramento region in celebrating May is Bike Month! This annual campaign encourages people to get cycling and replace car miles with bike miles throughout the month of May. Whether you’re running errands, cycling to work or riding recreationally, May is the perfect opportunity to bust out the bicycle and join the fun.

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