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Queen of Hearts grants the gift of music to local students

A hands-on arts program for a young person can be transforming and empowering. All kids, no matter the circumstances, should have equal access and exposure to the arts. Here is how the Queen of Hearts Fund voted to support this cause.

March 30, 2018 in Queen of Hearts Fund by

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Queen of Hearts Awards $60,000 to local nonprofits

The Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund closed 2017 with a whole lot of generosity! From answering the wishlists of 69 local senior citizens to granting $60,000 to regional nonprofits, supporters of TTCF’s Women’s Fund know how to make the holidays brighter!

January 24, 2018 in Queen of Hearts Fund 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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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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Girls Giving Back Puts the FUN in fundraising!

Girls Giving Back, a youth philanthropy group, is raising funds to support their third annual grant cycle. Their goal is to reach $2500 and you can help them by shopping local and connecting with community-minded people who want to have a little fun with their philanthropy!

November 17, 2016 in Queen of Hearts Fund by

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More than 40 local nonprofits receive grants from the Consolidated Grant Cycle.

To better serve our nonprofits and community members, TTCF streamlined our previously separate funding streams into one grant cycle. We are happy to share our successes.

October 20, 2016 in Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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TTCF’s new consolidated grants process and common application: $370,000 available to grant

TTCF simplifies and streamlines our grant cycles to one annual consolidated grant cycle with $370,000 on the table for local nonprofits in 2016. The common application will be open from August 1 – August 31st, and we ask nonprofits to sign up for a July information session.

July 21, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund celebrates women as leaders in our community

TTCF’s Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund is celebrating 10 years and the Joy of Generosity. This powerful network is made up of women who continuously show up as leaders in our community, and we want to shine the light on their incredible contributions to North Tahoe – Truckee. Attend the Annual Event on August 4th for a special announcement on how TTCF and Queen of Hearts intend on advancing women as leaders in our community.

July 14, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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Craft Entrepreneurship Program Supports Local Artisans and the Local Economy

The economy of North Lake Tahoe and Truckee relies heavily on tourism and weather patterns. Many community leaders are looking for innovative solutions to support our residents and families in their pursuit of economic stability. TTCF’s Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund recently awarded one such solution.

May 11, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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Girls Giving Back Presents $2500 Grant to Truckee High School Marching Band

Empowering youth to shape the future of their region and their home is an incredible gift. Girls Giving Back, a youth philanthropy project of TTCF, has just completed its 2nd annual grant cycle. What we’re seeing is more than an exchange of money, we are seeing the future leaders of our region grow into confident young people.

March 14, 2016 in Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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