Webinar Series for Business and Nonprofits Amidst COVID-19

Attention small business owners and nonprofit leaders! Sierra Business Council’s Small Business Development Center and TTCF are hosting a four-part webinar series to help you navigate COVID-19. Join us to learn about resources, assistance, and best practices.

March 17, 2020 in News & Research by

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North Tahoe-Truckee Receives Significant Grant for Behavioral Health Services

TTCF is honored to partner with the Katz Amsterdam Foundation on developing a strategic plan for our regional mental health services. The most recent grant of $160,500 will make a significant difference for our local residents.

December 21, 2019 in Donors Stories & Info, News & Research by

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Forest Futures: Convening experts in Policy, Forestry, and Investment

Our forests are dangerously overcrowded. At TTCF, we are thinking about how we can turn this problem into an opportunity. By partnering with local experts, we’re beginning develop a four step plan to a regional biomass economy that can be implemented here and in other rural forested communities.

October 30, 2019 in Impact Initiatives, News & Research by

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TTCF announces partnership with the National Forest Foundation

TTCF’s Forest Futures program focuses on exploring innovative solutions to protect our forests and reduce the risk of wildfire. We recently awarded a grant to produce a video following the Big Jack East Project.

August 29, 2019 in Grantmaking, Impact Initiatives by

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Grantee Spotlight: Headwaters Science Institute receives accolades

Headwaters Science Institute has been steadily knocking off achievements locally and nationwide. This nonprofit is truly connected to its mission, and doing everything it can to reach and inform more young world citizens.

July 25, 2019 in Nonprofits by

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Why Four Local Nonprofits are Consolidating

Crisis rarely happens in only one aspect of a person or family’s life. How do we, as a community, step up to ensure that all our residents receive access to the help they need?

May 30, 2019 in News & Research, Nonprofits by

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Podcast: The Evolution of Grantmaking

In 20 years, our donors and collaborative funders have helped TTCF grant over $26 million to local nonprofits and through scholarships. In this podcast, we interview three people with distinct perspectives on what grantmaking and community foundations mean to the nonprofits and people in a small, rural community.

February 28, 2019 in Grantmaking by

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Innovative Social Venture Tackling Housing Shortage Launched at Third Annual Mountain Ventures Summit

Entrepreneurs from mountain communities across the country are gathering over the next three days at Mountain Ventures Summit (MVS). Participants share ideas and envision a future for their regions on topics including sustainable recreation, housing, innovation, and investment. One of today’s presentations holds promise for the future of housing for the full-time families and workforce in mountain towns with the launch of Landing, a web-based housing matching program.

February 27, 2019 in Impact Initiatives, News & Research by

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44 Local Nonprofits Awarded a Total of $333,855 in Grants

The 2018 community grant cycle seeks to award local nonprofits with much needed funds. We are excited to share that we had another successful year and many nonprofits received mission-driven, unrestricted funding.

January 28, 2019 in Grantmaking by

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Community Raises $365,064 in Give Back Tahoe Giving Season

Thank you to all of our community members who rallied around our local nonprofits this past Give Back Tahoe Giving Season!! It was an incredible way to end the year and start the next for our organizations. Find out more.

January 28, 2019 in Give Back Tahoe, Giving by

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