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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Significant Growth Projected for TTCF

At TTCF’s June Fundholders Luncheon, donors received welcome news about TTCF’s projected growth in the near future. What would $100 million look like in our region? We have an idea.

June 22, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Supporting our Youth, Together – $264,250 in Scholarships

Anything can be reduced to data (27 first generation college students) or numbers ($114,000 TTCF facilitated scholarships), but the stories of our young people will stay with you forever. Here’s a glimpse of how your donations make a difference.

June 22, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Leaving a Legacy

The power of legacy giving is immeasurable. When donors leave a bequest through their wills and trusts, incredible things happen. Here’s a story about how one gift rippled through an entire community, and how it probably affected your life, too.

June 22, 2017 in Non Profit by

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Give Back Tahoe Giving Guide Raises Over $380,000 for Local Nonprofits

The North Tahoe – Truckee region just completed its third annual Give Back Tahoe Giving Guide. Once again, this campaign was able to engage an entire region around the things that make our home such a wonderful place to live and visit. This is the power of collective-giving.

January 19, 2017 in Give Back Tahoe by

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Moving into the New Year, fearlessly

TTCF looks back with gratitude on 2016 and sees a community that has continuously come together to stand for what is best for all of us. We look forward to another year of fearless conversations.

December 30, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund awards $60,000 to eight local organizations

To close out a successful tenth year, the Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund celebrates by awarding its largest grant cycle to date! Eight local nonprofits came to the table with programs and projects that serve our community. Find out more about them.

December 20, 2016 in Non Profit by

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$42,000 and counting towards Give Back Tahoe Giving Guide nonprofits!

On #GivingTuesday, our community raised nearly $40,000 for nonprofits participating in the Give Back Tahoe Giving Guide!! With every donation of $25 or more, nonprofits get closer to winning thousands of dollars in TTCF Challenge Grants! Donate at www.givebacktahoe.org.

November 30, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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Girls Giving Back Puts the FUN in fundraising!

Girls Giving Back, a youth philanthropy group, is raising funds to support their third annual grant cycle. Their goal is to reach $2500 and you can help them by shopping local and connecting with community-minded people who want to have a little fun with their philanthropy!

November 17, 2016 in Queen of Hearts Fund by

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More than 40 local nonprofits receive grants from the Consolidated Grant Cycle.

To better serve our nonprofits and community members, TTCF streamlined our previously separate funding streams into one grant cycle. We are happy to share our successes.

October 20, 2016 in Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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