COVID-19 Community Response Framework

This crisis is putting increased pressure on a small nonprofit sector that is designed to serve economic, social and health gaps of a much smaller portion of our community. Now, they must shift logistics and operations to scale to the unmet needs of the entire community. To facilitate conversations and identify needs, we have developed the following framework.

March 24, 2020 in News & Research by

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Tahoe Truckee Emergency Response Fund

Looking for ways to help our community during the COVID-19 crisis? The Tahoe Truckee Emergency Response Fund will be used to help local nonprofits responding to the crisis. Gifts of every size- large and small- make a huge difference.

March 17, 2020 in News & Research by

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Ed Plaut Jr. Scholarship Honors a Family Legend

Scholarships are more than money. They represent support and encouragement at a pivotal moment in life. Ed Plaut Jr. provided just that to his family, and now they honor his legacy through a local scholarship.

February 26, 2020 in Donors Stories & Info, Scholarships by

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We need YOUR help! Take the Community Engagement and Health Survey!

To better serve our community, the Community Collaborative of Tahoe Truckee uses in-depth research and data. Please help us identify how we can raise overall quality of life for more of our neighbors, friends, colleagues, and family members.

January 24, 2020 in Community Collaborative by

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Second Homeowner Opens Educational Pathways for Young People

Inspired by her neighbors’ generosity, a second homeowner developed a set of Impact Scholarships to support first generation college students pursue their dreams!

June 27, 2019 in Donors Stories & Info, Scholarships by

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You nearly doubled our scholarship funds! See the happy student recipients.

For the second year in a row, our community blew us away with their donations to scholarships. Since 2016, we have quadrupled our scholarship funds and helped more and more young people achieve higher education!

June 27, 2019 in Giving, Scholarships 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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On the Verge Leadership Training Completes with Final Project: [dis]connect

The On the Verge Leadership training program supports our nonprofit professionals in fields that experience particularly high levels of turnover and burn out. In order to ensure that our region’s families receive the greatest level of support, this program supports the development and growth of the nonprofits and individuals who work for them.

September 28, 2018 in Community Collaborative 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 Scholarships by

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New Podcast: The story of Kings Beach and its Community Changemakers

Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation CEO, Stacy Caldwell, sat down for a truly fantastic conversation with three people at the center of the revitalization of Kings Beach. In this podcast we hear how one tiny Lake Tahoe community pulled together to find an authentic identity based on shared values.

March 21, 2018 in Donors Stories & Info by

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