What’s Cooking at CCG?

From the mind of an intern

By Bella Fregoso Create Common Good and its team have done a lot for me over the last three years, so I’d like to begin this post by saying thank you. Thank you for always taking my ideas seriously, for teaching me the importance of gratitude, for writing me letters […] Read More »

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Impact for GOOD

From the desk of Tracy Hitchcock: Thanks so much for your support of Create Common Good! Over the last year, many lives have been positively impacted and we’ve witnessed important life changes for our trainees as well as their families. This impact on so many people in our community is […] Read More »

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Make us smile with AmazonSmile!

AmazonSmile is a wonderful and easy way to support CCG – do something good while you shop! AmazonSmile is a fantastic program that provides a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization each time you shop online at Amazon. The AmazonSmile Foundation donates .05% of […] Read More »

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We are hiring! Position: Job Placement & Training Manager

We are looking for a motivated and hardworking individual to join our team as the Job Placement and Training Manager. This person’s duties will complement our Curriculum and Training Manager and work with trainees to find employment in the community. Roles and responsibilities include: establish and maintain relationships with employment partners; […] Read More »

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Thankful + Grateful

It’s the time of year when we gather with friends and family to reflect on what we are thankful and grateful for. Take a look at what a few CCG staff members are thankful for this year! I am thankful for….the great outdoors and my health; to have a job […] Read More »

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CCG goes to…Simplot!

Yesterday, the crew at CCG took a field trip to Caldwell to visit Simplot’s potato processing plant. The team donned hardhats, protective eyewear, and headphones – a few lucky people were even offered jumpsuits! As Justin, our tour guide, took us through the impressive plant, potatoes whizzed by us on winding […] Read More »

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Get to know CCG: Annie McLeod

Get to know members of the CCG Team! This week, learn a little more about Annie and try out one of her favorite recipes. What are three words that you would use to describe yourself?  Interested, caring, happy. What do you do at CCG? I am the Impact Programs and […] Read More »

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A Note From Tara’s Desk

By Tara Russell CCG Friends – Last week, Don, Tracy and I had the opportunity to take one of our largest out-of-town donors + believers through the CCG facility and introduce the CCG team and our work in person.   It was emotional reliving so many memories of how we’ve come […] Read More »

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A letter from CCG’s incoming CEO: Tracy Hitchcock

By Tracy Hitchcock Hello Create Common Good supporters and partners, You heard from Don Berry earlier this month about his upcoming (and third!) retirement. Don has been instrumental in taking the programs and operations of CCG to another level, ensuring the organization is strong and set up for continued success. […] Read More »

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