Webinar Series for Business and Nonprofits Amidst COVID-19

Attention small business owners and nonprofit leaders! Sierra Business Council’s Small Business Development Center and TTCF are hosting a four-part webinar series to help you navigate COVID-19. Join us to learn about resources, assistance, and best practices.

March 17, 2020 in News & Research by

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Registration open for 2019 Board Training Series

Are you ready to expand into a leadership role that makes a real difference in your community? Nonprofit boards are one of the most fulfilling volunteer and leadership positions in our region, and TTCF is hosting our annual Nonprofit Board Training Series!

August 29, 2019 in News & Research 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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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 Community Collaborative, News & Research by

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On the Verge: Emerging Leader Pilot Project Wraps up Year-Long Training Program

How can our community support local nonprofit leaders? Tahoe Truckee just completed its first one-year On the Verge Leadership Incubator program to provide professional development for new and emerging leaders in the family strengthening field. Ten young executives representing eight local organizations completed the intensive to grow personally, professionally, and to fortify their collaborative networks.

February 16, 2017 in Community Collaborative 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 Donors Stories & Info, Nonprofits by

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Nonprofit Tips and Hints: Crafting Newsletters

As nonprofit organizations start their years with big plans, consider sharing all you do with your network through a well-curated virtual newsletter. In this article, TTCF shares our top 10 guidelines for creating a newsletter that will engage your supporters and strengthen your message.

February 12, 2016 in Nonprofits 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 Nonprofits by

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Nonprofit Tips & Hints: Grant Seeking, Part II

When seeking grants, first you find the right grantmaker or funder. Then, you sit down and write a brilliant grant proposal. Easier than said done? Maybe, but here are some hints and tips for nonprofits seeking funding.

November 13, 2015 in Nonprofits by

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Nonprofit Tips & Hints: Grant Seeking, Part I

In the midst of driving towards a mission, serving clients and juggling software, volunteers and staff, nonprofits have to find time to find the money to fuel all of this. The task of finding grant money is not an easy one, but taking the time to streamline your search will make the process simpler. First step: Find the RIGHT funder.

November 9, 2015 in Nonprofits by

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