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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Building Nonprofit Capacity and Uplifting Our Sector

This month, we’re celebrating the completion of TTCF’s fourth Nonprofit Board Training Series, a successful Fundraising Workshop, and our nonprofit professionals who are dedicated to personal and professional growth.

June 28, 2018 in Non Profit by

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Community Changemaker: Scott Ryan

If you ask around about the beginning of Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation, there are those who say that Scott Ryan was the very first community donor that TTCF ever received a check from. Scott let us interview him to share his story as part of our 20 Year Anniversary celebrating Community Changemakers.

April 25, 2018 in Non Profit by

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Board Governance Series attracts local leaders intent on creating change

Last month, TTCF hosted the Board Governance Series to help local leaders strengthen their skills. Over four workshops, the series covered best practices of board governance including fundraising, strategic planning, fiscal responsibility, and board culture. The excitement was palpable as leaders leaned into the opportunity to learn and network.

November 17, 2016 in Non Profit by

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How unlike-minded people will change the world

When people with different life experiences, perspectives, and areas of expertise come together in a collaborative atmosphere, they can change the world. How we can apply a study in team productivity to the way our community works together to solve regional needs.

October 12, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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TTCF Board Updates!!

TTCF is happy to share our annual Board of Director updates. While we will miss the presence and expertise of our three outgoing board members, we are excited to welcome three new board members. Their knowledge in their respective fields, and their experience and commitment to our community will serve our own mission and North Tahoe – Truckee well.

August 25, 2016 in Non Profit by

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Local Leaders Demonstrate Their Commitment to Nonprofit Missions

In a 2015 survey, TTCF found that nonprofit organizations sought stronger board leadership. In response to this, we developed a four-part Board Governance Series. Exploring topics of best practices with revered local experts, 79 regional board members came to the workshops to learn how to drive their nonprofit missions.

November 17, 2015 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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Nonprofit Tips & Hints: Recruiting Volunteers

Sometimes nonprofit organizations need to fill specific volunteer roles. In those cases, refine your recruitment process to save time and find the right volunteers for your NPO activities and tasks. Try these recruitment tactics when searching for volunteers with certain expertise.

April 22, 2015 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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A Night of Community Connection

At the end of March, the North Lake Tahoe Resort Association hosted its 61st Annual Community Awards. It was a night to connect with neighbors and share in the joy of what it means to work together in this incredible community. The night would have been full in and of itself, but when awards were announced, we were both surprised and honored at what came through the speakers.

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

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Nonprofit Tips and Hints: Board Responsiblity

Looking for an interesting way to become more engaged in shaping your community? Joining the Board of one of our local nonprofit organizations will challenge and stimulate you as you help to change North Lake Tahoe from the ground up. Here we break down the responsibilities and expectations of taking on such a role.

February 20, 2015 in Non Profit by

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