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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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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Guide for Giving Raises More than $355,000 for Local Nonprofits!

From December 1st – December 31st, North Tahoe and Truckee visitors and residents rallied their dollars and support for local nonprofit organizations. Through the Give Back Tahoe Guide for Giving, local nonprofits and their donors enthusiastically sought to earn Challenge Grants and match donor dollars. What happened next was pretty amazing.

January 5, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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Guide for Giving: Tahoe Time Style

With less than 2 days left of the Guide for Giving, there’s still time to help your favorite local nonprofits earn some big money! The December 31st Tahoe-Time Challenge will award 5 organizations $1,000 each, and minimum donations of $50 or more could help a nonprofit earn a $3,000 or even $4,000 Challenge Grant! Join your community!

December 30, 2015 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund Grants $50,000

The Queen of Hearts facilitated their third annual GEMS Grant Cycle. On December 3rd, members and guests met the finalists and saw their presentations. We are happy to announce the winners.

December 28, 2015 in Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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Regional Transportation Solutions

This winter, North Tahoe visitors and residents will see an increase in the availability of public transportation options. The unified TART brand will serve to break barriers for families and elderly seeking healthcare, individuals seeking employment and tourists seeking a convenient vacation stay.

December 28, 2015 in Give Back Tahoe by

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Where Your Heart Lives: Community Outreach Recap

TTCF set up a booth at community events all summer to get to know our residents and visitors a little better. Our icebreaker? What area of our community is closest to your heart? Find out what you all had to say, and more about the $1,000 grant raffle.

September 23, 2015 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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$128,000 Awarded to Local Environmental Projects

The 2015 Nature Fund Grant Cycle received seventeen grant proposals from forward-thinking environmental efforts serving the North Tahoe and Truckee region. It is extremely exciting to share what is happening in our community, and the projects that benefit the health of our local environment.

September 14, 2015 in Non Profit by

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$50,000 Grant Cycle Opens September 7, 2015

The Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund is excited to commence its annual grant cycle. This year, $50,000 will be awarded to regional nonprofit organizations and projects across four areas of impact. What makes this grant cycle unique is that it is dispersed as four $10,000 grants with an additional four finalists receiving $2,500. Registration is open September 7- September 24, 2015.

September 2, 2015 in Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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$100,000 Available for Open Competitive Grant Cycle

The 2015 Open Competitive Grant Cycle is accepting applications September 1 through September 30, 2015. Nonprofits serving North Tahoe and Truckee across all areas of impact are encouraged to apply.

August 26, 2015 in Non Profit by

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