Making philanthropy a family affair

When it comes to giving back to your community, invite your children into the conversation and empower them to use their voice for social good. Here are ways that North Tahoe – Truckee families pass on the torch of community engagement to their youngest generations.

December 7, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe 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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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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2016 Community Report Card demonstrates the impact of collaborative effort.

Since 2007, the Community Collaborative of Tahoe Truckee (CCTT)’s Report Cards and Issue Briefs have helped our community plan, measure, and review strategies and programs to create positive change for the families and individuals who call our region home. CCTT just released three updates, here we highlight Education.

September 30, 2016 in Community Collaborative, Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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Christy Curtis, TTCF Business Supporter, cultivates community

Christy Curtis is a Tahoe – Truckee real estate professional whose longtime love of her tight-knit community is clear. A lifelong volunteer and board member of several local organizations, Christy believes in giving back. To welcome new homeowners into their mountain community and help them connect with their philanthropic interests, Christy joined TTCF’s Business Supporter Program.

September 14, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe 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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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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Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund celebrates women as leaders in our community

TTCF’s Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund is celebrating 10 years and the Joy of Generosity. This powerful network is made up of women who continuously show up as leaders in our community, and we want to shine the light on their incredible contributions to North Tahoe – Truckee. Attend the Annual Event on August 4th for a special announcement on how TTCF and Queen of Hearts intend on advancing women as leaders in our community.

July 14, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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TTCF Announces a Housing Solutions Fund

After an unprecedented collaboration between private and public entities to facilitate the 2016 Regional Housing Study, what happens now? TTCF is proud to announce that it has started a Housing Solutions Fund to attract dollars towards solving North Tahoe – Truckee housing issues.

July 7, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit by

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Craft Entrepreneurship Program Supports Local Artisans and the Local Economy

The economy of North Lake Tahoe and Truckee relies heavily on tourism and weather patterns. Many community leaders are looking for innovative solutions to support our residents and families in their pursuit of economic stability. TTCF’s Queen of Hearts Women’s Fund recently awarded one such solution.

May 11, 2016 in Give Back Tahoe, Non Profit, Queen of Hearts Fund by

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