Services Provided to Donors
Truckee Tahoe Community Foundation is your partner in philanthropy.¬† We are available to help you shape your strategy for giving, learn more abut issues facing our region, or simply become more familiar with local nonprofit organizations.¬† Our Director of Donor Engagement and Program Officer can serve as useful resources for community knowledge and can act as a liaison for donors and nonprofit organizations we offer specialized services including personalized reporting, research, and site visits to funded projects so you can see that your gift is having the intended impact.
Through the Foundation‚Äôs general grant making program, nearly 100 nonprofit organizations are evaluated each year and we maintain current, accurate data on more than 250 local charities.¬† Plus, because Truckee Tahoe Community Foundation is a member of the Council on Foundations and the League of California Community Foundations, we have access to foundation information across the state, the country, and throughout the world to insure your grants go to organizations that are legitimate and effective.
Explore your charitable options
For as many motivations as there are to give, there are¬†charitable funds that meet your needs. For a rewarding giving experience, we can help you find the best fit for your charitable priorities, financial goals, and personal preferences.
Connect with others who share your passion and make your dollars go further
As a Community Foundation donor, you’ll have opportunities to network with other community-focused individuals who share your interests and passions.¬† Your grants, combined with those of other donors, can make big changes in our region.
Learn about community needs and opportunities
Our Board and staff monitor the region‚Äôs most pressing needs and greatest opportunities. We have deep relationships with local nonprofits working in the arts,¬† education, environment, and health and human services. We are happy to share our knowledge
Work through your estate or financial planner
We’ll work with your trusted professional advisor to design the charitable giving solution that’s right for you. You’ll enjoy the financial, personal and community benefits of strategic giving.
Relax while we handle the paperwork
We handle all of the administrative responsibilities including investment management, due diligence, and grantmaking so you can focus on the joy of giving.
Create your legacy
We can help you establish a fund in the name you choose: to honor a loved one, establish a family legacy, rally others to a cherished cause, inspire them to give, or demonstrate corporate support for the community. Grants may be given in the name of the fund or anonymously. Our Legacy Club honors donors who have included the Community Foundation as part of their estate planning.