Tag: Youth Development
“Seamless Summers” provides kids in North Tahoe reliable & nutritious meals beyond the school year.
Summer meal programs share the common belief that providing our youth with healthy and nutritious meals throughout the year feeds their brains and sets them up for academic success. During…Read More About“Seamless Summers” provides kids in North Tahoe reliable & nutritious meals beyond the school year.
Girls Giving Back Grants $2,500 to Big Brothers Big Sisters
Girls Giving Back (GGB), the Queen of Hearts Women's Fund youth philanthropy program for girls age 12 to 18, awarded their first annual grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters. The $2,500…Read More AboutGirls Giving Back Grants $2,500 to Big Brothers Big Sisters
2015 Community Scholarships Awarded
Recently, a committee convened to award several community scholarships facilitated by Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation (TTCF). Volunteer committee members diligently reviewed their share of the ninety-nine anonymous applications competing for eleven…Read More About2015 Community Scholarships Awarded
Scholarship Application Tips & Tricks
We know that the second half of a high school senior’s graduating year produces spontaneous senioritis and we do understand your pain. However, it is not time to check out…Read More AboutScholarship Application Tips & Tricks
Robert “Fro” Frohlich Memorial Scholarship Gives Flight to Dreams
When establishing a memorial scholarship or one for personal legacy, TTCF donors often make two distinct decisions. The first is to create an opportunity for a young person that otherwise…Read More AboutRobert “Fro” Frohlich Memorial Scholarship Gives Flight to Dreams
Girls Giving Back: Philanthropy for the Next Generation
Philanthropy is not just for the wealthy, nor is it reserved for adulthood. Anyone who has spent quality time with kids can attest to the charitable nature that nearly all…Read More AboutGirls Giving Back: Philanthropy for the Next Generation
Tahoe Truckee Reads Named Pacesetter!
Massive Community Literacy Effort Receives National Recognition Dr. Ralph Smith, Senior Vice President of the Annie E. Casey Foundation and Managing Director of the National Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, returned…Read More AboutTahoe Truckee Reads Named Pacesetter!
Boys and Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe
Over the last 15 years the Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation and our donors have given more than $470,000 to this impactful organization. In addition, a gift in honor of the Martis…Read More AboutBoys and Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe