The Firehouse and the Harvego Family Foundation support numerous charitable organizations in the Sacramento area. We strongly believe that businesses, families and individuals working together can make a difference in our community. Some of the organizations in which we have been involved include:
Chef Deneb participated in the Ultimate Clubhouse Sandwich Contest & Fall Food Faire on October 20, 2012. The contest raised funds for the Sacramento Scottish Rite Clinic for Childhood Language Disorders.
Arts and Business Council
By supporting the Arts and Business Council we have had the pleasure of seeing the progress the organization has made in raising the consciousness of the importance of arts in our community.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Sacramento
The Harvego family was thrilled to launch the Dine & Donate program in Sacramento with Big Brothers Big Sisters. We applaud the organization and all that they do for children in our community.
Boys and Girls Club of Greater Sacramento
We are pleased to have had the opportunity to work with the local Boys and Girls Club. We have been recognized by the Boys and Girls Clubs of America for playing a role in helping youth to achieve a fuller and richer life through the positive guidance and influence of role models.
California Musical Theatre
The continued success of the Theatre is extremely important to our community. The Harvego family is proud to partner with the California Musical Theatre to help them in their long-standing tradition of bringing great theatrical productions to the area.
Children’s Receiving Home of Sacramento
We have supported the efforts of this organization to improve the facility for the youth that call this place home.
Crocker Art Museum
We support the expansion of the museum and various programs that bring art to those who live in our region.
The First Tee of Greater Sacramento
As a long time sponsor of First Tee events, we support this organization in its efforts to reach life skills as well as golf to many in the community that would not otherwise have such opportunties.
Historic Old Sacramento Foundation
As founding members of the Foundation, we are proud of its efforts to ensure the historic district continues to be recognized for its significance, while accommodating the increasing need for tourists as well as local people to enjoy the area.
Jesuit High School
The Harvego Family Foundation proudly supports Jesuit High School as they strive to provide opportunities for students from all parts of the community to receive an outstanding education and develop the skills necessary for success in life.
March of Dimes, Best of Sacramento
We are proud to support this organization’s efforts to maximize the potential for a healthy life for all babies.
Placer Land Trust
We support the natural beauty and bounty of our region protected for future generations, and we’re pleased to support Placer Land Trust in their efforts to work with willing landowners to permanently protect natural and agricultural lands.
As long-term supporters of the local ballet, we believe it is important to continue a key part of the cultural fabric of our region. We strongly believe in the ballet and will continue to support the organization.
Sacramento Country Day School
The Harvego Family Foundation provides a scholarship and funding to educational programs that help to broaden the student base. SCDS is not just a place where kids go to school, but a place where children learn how to be good citizens.
Sacramento Food Bank
The Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services continues to be one of Sacramento’s greatest resources for families in need, moving them toward self-sufficiency and financial independence. The Firehouse is honored to have had the opportunity to partner with this non-profit organization through the Dine & Donate program and Eat to Feed the Hungry.
Sacramento Region Sports Education Foundation (SRSEF)
We support SRSEF in its efforts to bring world class sporting events to the region and provide the opportunity for youth of the area to see such events.
We are proud to support The Salvation Army in its continued efforts to provide the Sacramento community with after-school and youth programs, church and senior services, holiday assistance, homeless shelters and food banks.
Shriners Hospitals for Children
As a vital part of our community, Shriners Hospitals for Children is one of the largest nonprofit hospitals in our health care system. The Firehouse is proud to support the organization and their mission to improve the quality of life for children everywhere. Read more about our fundraising efforts in The Restaurant Standard.
St. Michael’s Episcopal Day School
We proudly support the St. Michael’s Episcopal Day School which provides a learning environment where students are encouraged to seek scholastic, artistic and physical achievements through a curriculum that is both traditional and integrated.
Personal Commitment to our Community
Lloyd Harvego serves as a member on the Board of Directors for the Downtown Sacramento Partnership and is the Chairman of the Downtown Sacramento Foundation.
Terry Harvego serves as a member on the Board of Directors for the Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce, West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce, Sacramento Sports Commission, Sacramento Regional Sports and Education Foundation (SRSEF) and the Old Sacramento Business Association.