Link Crew peer mentor program comes to local high schools

Link Crew connects incoming high school ninth graders with trained juniors and seniors to support the sometimes difficult transition to high school. Link Crew is part of a community approach to supporting our youth through wellness programming that cultivates connection, resiliency, and healthy relationships.

August 24, 2017 in Community Collaborative by

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Grant Update: An Interview with Slow Food Lake Tahoe

High altitude gardening is no easy task. Learn how Slow Food Lake Tahoe used a Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund grant to help build an oasis in a desert, educate near and far, feed the elderly, and bring together a community – AND grow tomatoes in the Sierras.

August 3, 2017 in Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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Significant Growth Projected for TTCF

At TTCF’s June Fundholders Luncheon, donors received welcome news about TTCF’s projected growth in the near future. What would $100 million look like in our region? We have an idea.

June 22, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Supporting our Youth, Together – $264,250 in Scholarships

Anything can be reduced to data (27 first generation college students) or numbers ($114,000 TTCF facilitated scholarships), but the stories of our young people will stay with you forever. Here’s a glimpse of how your donations make a difference.

June 22, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Leaving a Legacy

The power of legacy giving is immeasurable. When donors leave a bequest through their wills and trusts, incredible things happen. Here’s a story about how one gift rippled through an entire community, and how it probably affected your life, too.

June 22, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Our Summer Reading List

TTCF staff are sharing what literature we’re bookmarking this summer. From deepening self awareness for collaborative impact to the inherent right for humans to be houses, here’s a growing list of titles to pick up at your local bookstore.

May 24, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Mountain Housing Council of Tahoe Truckee Kicks Off

On April 29th, the Mountain Housing Council of Tahoe Truckee kicked off the commitments of local leaders to identifying and accelerating housing solutions for the people of our region.

May 5, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Girls Giving Back Awards Third Annual Grant Cycle!

Girls Giving Back, a youth philanthropy project, has just awarded its third annual grant. The young women organized fundraising events and facilitated a grant cycle in order to award one lucky nonprofit a $2500 grant.

April 6, 2017 in Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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You’re invited to a Community Housing Event: April 29th

Local stakeholders have committed to accelerating regional housing issues by forming the Mountain Housing Council of Tahoe Truckee. Find out exactly what that means by attending this Community Housing Event.

April 5, 2017 in Non Profit by

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What do you want in a local library? Take the survey.

The Truckee Library is about to receive an increased budget through Measure A. Please fill out this brief survey to help determine how these dollars will be spent for our community library.

March 30, 2017 in Non Profit by

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