The Potential of Biomass to Diversify Local Economies

Re-envisioning fuels, forest management, and rural economies could have serious implications on the health of our Sierra Nevada communities. The Loyalton Biomass Facility is doing just that.

October 24, 2018 in Non Profit by

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A Creative, Collaborative Vision for Delivering Mental Health Services

In one of the world’s most beautiful places, our heavenly seclusion is also the cause of difficult challenges. Accessing mental health care is one of these challenges as we lack the services and funding available in more densely populated areas. So when CA residents passed the Mental Health Services Act, Placer County and TTCF began collaborating on how our creative and nimble local nonprofits can provide for our residents together.

August 31, 2018 in Non Profit by

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New Podcast: 20 Years Looking Back

Stacy Caldwell, TTCF CEO, sits down with TTCF Founding Board Members Linda Brown, Roger Kahn, and Jim Porter to hear stories from the very beginning – some that have never before been told. Join us for an hour of reminiscing about friendship, fundraising, and finding your way as a community of big-hearted and ambitious individuals.

July 13, 2018 in Non Profit by

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TTCF Sponsors Conversation on Climate Change and Forest Health

On June 25th, TTCF sponsored a convening held by The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco titled: Funding Climate Adaptation Implementation. Regional and State leaders attended to speak to funding solutions for our forests, watersheds, and communities.

June 28, 2018 in Non Profit by

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$566,510 Awarded to 109 Local High School Graduates!

109 local graduates have received scholarships thanks to the generosity of donors and funders in North Tahoe-Truckee, CA. Together, we more than DOUBLED the dollars we awarded!

May 30, 2018 in Non Profit by

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Celebrating 20 Years Serving North Tahoe – Truckee

It all started with a phone call. Just over twenty years ago, an attorney for William Hewlett, co-founder of Hewlett Packard, reached out to local attorney, Jim Porter, with a visionary idea. This year, Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation celebrates our 20 Year Anniversary.

January 30, 2018 in Non Profit by

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Big wins for housing in Tahoe – Truckee

The week of January 8th saw some big wins for housing in the North Tahoe – Truckee region. The Mountain Housing Council voted unanimously to pass a policy recommendation that expands the definition of affordable housing, and Truckee and Placer County move forward to bring 56-units of affordable housing to Truckee.

January 24, 2018 in Non Profit by

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Give Back Tahoe Giving Season raises over half a million dollars for local nonprofits!

The Give Back Tahoe Giving Season helped infuse $501,820 into the North Tahoe – Truckee community. Give Back Tahoe measures the impact that is possible when our community members give locally to the nonprofits that make this region such an amazing place to live and play. In four years, we’ve raised over $1.36 million thanks to you!

January 24, 2018 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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Truckee Chamber Introduces New Truckee Core Values Event Fund

Truckee Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Truckee partner to create a fund to support events that encourage local participation and align with Truckee’s Core Values. Request for LOIs: Nov 1 – 30th.

November 8, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Consolidated Grant Cycle Awards over $300,000 to Local Nonprofits

In the 2017 consolidated grant cycle, TTCF and our partners facilitate more than $300,000 in grants to nonprofits serving the North Lake Tahoe and Truckee Region.

October 26, 2017 in Non Profit by

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